Fedora Core 3 : postgresql-7.4.7-3.FC3.1 (2005-157)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Mon Feb 21 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com>
7.4.7-3.FC3.1

- Work around selinux <<EOF problem during initdb (bug
#149237).

- Repair improper error message in init script when
PGVERSION doesn't match.

- Arrange for auto update of version embedded in init
script.

- Fix improper call of strerror_r, which leads to junk
error messages in libpq.

- Patch additional buffer overruns in plpgsql
(CVE-2005-0247)

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?dd1f3e3b

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19616 (fedora_2005-157.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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