FreeBSD : postgresql -- multiple vulnerabilities (65c8ecf9-2adb-11db-a6e2-000e0c2e438a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities had been reported in various versions of
PostgreSQL :

- The EXECUTE restrictions can be bypassed by using the AGGREGATE
function, which is missing a permissions check.

- A buffer overflow exists in gram.y which could allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code by sending a large number of arguments to a
refcursor function, found in gram.y

- The intagg contributed module allows an attacker to crash the server
(Denial of Service) by constructing a malicious crafted array.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0174ac9e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22210 (freebsd_pkg_65c8ecf92adb11dba6e2000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0244
CVE-2005-0245
CVE-2005-0246

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