SUSE SLES11 Security Update : postgresql94 (SUSE-SU-2017:2258-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Postgresql94 was updated to 9.4.13 to fix the following issues :

- CVE-2017-7547: Further restrict visibility of
pg_user_mappings.umoptions, to protect passwords stored
as user mapping options. (bsc#1051685)

- CVE-2017-7546: Disallow empty passwords in all
password-based authentication methods. (bsc#1051684)

- CVE-2017-7548: lo_put() function ignores ACLs.
(bsc#1053259) The changelog for this release is here:
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.4/static/release-9-4-1
3.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1051684
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1051685
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1053259
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.4/static/release-9-4-13.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7546.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7547.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7548.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?67df0ce9

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-postgresql94-13247=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-postgresql94-13247=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
slessp3-postgresql94-13247=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
sleposp3-postgresql94-13247=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-postgresql94-13247=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp3-postgresql94-13247=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102800 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7546
CVE-2017-7547
CVE-2017-7548

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