FreeBSD : postgresql-contrib -- insecure temporary file creation (6a164d84-2f7f-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The make_oidjoins_check script in the PostgreSQL RDBMS has insecure
handling of temporary files, which could lead to an attacker
overwriting arbitrary files with the credentials of the user running
the make_oidjoins_check script.

See also :

http://www.postgresql.org/news/234.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?f2d072ea
http://www.nessus.org/u?9d3bb8b4

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37716 (freebsd_pkg_6a164d842f7f11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11295

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0977

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