SuSE 11.1 Security Update : PostgreSQL (SAT Patch Number 6023)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

- Security and bugfix release 8.3.18 :

- Require execute permission on the trigger function for
CREATE TRIGGER. (CVE-2012-0866, bnc#749299)

- Convert newlines to spaces in names written in pg_dump
comments (CVE-2012-0868, bnc#749303). Please see the
PostgreSQL release notes document for full changelog and
details :

http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.3/static/release.html

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=701489
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=749299
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=749303
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0866.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0868.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6023.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64215 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0866
CVE-2012-0868

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