openSUSE Security Update : postgresql92 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0345-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The PostgreSQL database was updated to the security and bugfix release
9.2.7, which following fixes :

- Shore up GRANT ... WITH ADMIN OPTION restrictions
(CVE-2014-0060, bnc#864845)

- Prevent privilege escalation via manual calls to PL
validator functions (CVE-2014-0061, bnc#864846)

- Avoid multiple name lookups during table and index DDL
(CVE-2014-0062, bnc#864847)

- Prevent buffer overrun with long datetime strings
(CVE-2014-0063, bnc#864850)

- Prevent buffer overrun due to integer overflow in size
calculations (CVE-2014-0064, bnc#864851)

- Prevent overruns of fixed-size buffers (CVE-2014-0065,
bnc#864852)

- Avoid crashing if crypt() returns NULL (CVE-2014-0066,
bnc#864853)

- Document risks of make check in the regression testing
instructions (CVE-2014-0067)

- For the other (many!) bug fixes, see the release notes:
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-2-7.
html

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00018.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.3/static/release-9-2-7.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864845
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864846
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864847
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864850
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864851
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864852
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864853

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql92 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75281 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0060
CVE-2014-0061
CVE-2014-0062
CVE-2014-0063
CVE-2014-0064
CVE-2014-0065
CVE-2014-0066
CVE-2014-0067

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