openSUSE Security Update : postgresql91 (openSUSE-SU-2013:0318-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

PostgreSQL was updated to version 9.1.8 (bnc#802679) :

- Prevent execution of enum_recv from SQL (CVE-2013-0255).

- Fix multiple problems in detection of when a consistent
database state has been reached during WAL replay

- Update minimum recovery point when truncating a relation

- Fix recycling of WAL segments after changing recovery
target timeline

- Fix missing cancellations in hot standby mode

- See the release notes for the rest of the changes:
html /usr/share/doc/packages/postgresql/HISTORY

- Remove and use
postgresql91.spec as the master for generating

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql91 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74897 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0255

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