openSUSE Security Update : postgresql (openSUSE-SU-2012:1173-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Postgresql was updated to the security and bugfix release 9.1.3 :

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

- Remove arbitrary limitation on length of common name in
SSL certificates (CVE-2012-0867, bnc#749301).

- Convert newlines to spaces in names written in pg_dump
comments (CVE-2012-0868, bnc#749303).

- See the release notes for the rest of the changes:

- This also fixes bnc#701489.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74756 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0866

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