openSUSE Security Update : postgresql93 (openSUSE-2017-472)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for postgresql93 to version 9.3.14 fixes the several

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-5423: CASE/WHEN with inlining can cause
untrusted pointer dereference (bsc#993454).

- CVE-2016-5424: Fix client programs' handling of special
characters in database and role names (bsc#993453).

This non-security issue was fixed :

- bsc#973660: Added 'Requires: timezone' to Service Pack

- bsc#1029547: postgresql: fails to build with timezone

For additional non-security issues please refer to




This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql93 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99417 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5423

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