openSUSE Security Update : postgresql93 (openSUSE-2017-657)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for postgresql93 fixes the following issues :

The PostgreSQL package was updated to 9.3.17, bringing various bug and
security fixes.

Security fixes :

- CVE-2017-7486: Restrict visibility of
pg_user_mappings.umoptions, to protect passwords stored
as user mapping options. (bsc#1037624)

- CVE-2017-7485: Recognize PGREQUIRESSL variable again.
(bsc#1038293)

- CVE-2017-7484: Prevent exposure of statistical
information via leaky operators. (bsc#1037603)

More details can be found in the PostgreSQL release announcements :

- https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-17.html

- https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-16.html

- https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-15.html

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1037603
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1037624
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1038293
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-15.html
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-16.html
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-3-17.html

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql93 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100659 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7484
CVE-2017-7485
CVE-2017-7486

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