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The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The version of PostgreSQL installed on the remote host is 8.3.x prior
to 8.3.20, 8.4.x prior to 8.4.13, 9.0.x prior to 9.0.9, or 9.1.x prior
to 9.1.5. It therefore is potentially affected by multiple
- A flaw in contrib/xml2's xslt_process can be used to
read and write arbitrary files. (CVE-2012-3488)
- An xml_parse() DTD validation flaw can be used to read
arbitrary files. (CVE-2012-3489)
See also :
Upgrade to PostgreSQL 8.3.20 / 8.4.13 / 9.0.9 / 9.1.5 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Nessus Plugin ID: 63354 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5507255074
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3488CVE-2012-3489
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