Fedora 12 : postgresql-8.4.4-1.fc12 (2010-8715)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to new minor releases, primarily to fix CVE-2010-1169 and
CVE-2010-1170, but see also other fixes at *
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.4/static/release-8-4-4.html

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.postgresql.org/docs/8.4/static/release-8-4-4.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=582615
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583072
http://www.nessus.org/u?2d51c586

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47507 (fedora_2010-8715.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40215

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1169
CVE-2010-1170

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