Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : postgresql (MDVSA-2010:197)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities was discovered and corrected in postgresql :

An authenticated database user can manipulate modules and tied
variables in some external procedural languages to execute code with
enhanced privileges (CVE-2010-3433).

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This update provides a solution to these vulnerabilities.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49784 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-197.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 43747

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3433

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