Fedora 18 : postgresql-9.2.3-1.fc18 (2013-2123)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to new upstream releases, to fix CVE-2013-0255
and other issues described at
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.2/static/release-9-2-3.
html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/release-9-1-8.
html

- Make the package build with selinux option disabled

- Include old version of pg_controldata in
postgresql-upgrade subpackage

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/9.1/static/release-9-1-8.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.2/static/release-9-2-3.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=907892
http://www.nessus.org/u?1aa1894c

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64554 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57844

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0255

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