SuSE 11 Security Update : PostgreSQL (SAT Patch Number 1766)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The following bugs have been fixed :

- An unprivileged, authenticated PostgreSQL user could
create a table which references functions with malicious
content. Maintenance operations carried out be the
database superuser could execute such functions.

- Embedded null bytes in the common name of SSL
certificates could bypass certificate hostname checks.

PostgreSQL was updated to the next upstream patchlevel update which
also includes several bugfixes. See the package changelog for details.

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1766.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44055 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4034

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