SuSE 11.1 Security Update : PostgreSQL (SAT Patch Number 3977)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A buffer overflow in the intarray module potentially allowed attackers
to execute arbitrary code as the user running PostgreSQL
(CVE-2010-4015: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9). Additionally a possible log
forging problem was fixed too. (CVE-2010-4014)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=660478
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4014.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4015.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3977.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53230 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4014
CVE-2010-4015

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