Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : perl-DBD-Pg (MDVSA-2012:112)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in perl-DBD-Pg :

Two format string flaws were found in the way perl-DBD-Pg. A rogue
server could provide a specially crafted database warning or specially
crafted DBD statement, which once processed by the perl-DBD-Pg
interface would lead to perl-DBD-Pg based process crash
(CVE-2012-1151).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected perl-DBD-Pg package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61965 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52378

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1151

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