openSUSE Security Update : postgresql94 (openSUSE-2017-770)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101220
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DescriptionThis update for postgresql94 to 9.4.12 fixes the following issues :
Upstream changelogs :
Security issues fixed :
- CVE-2017-7486: Restrict visibility of pg_user_mappings.umoptions, to protect passwords stored as user mapping options. (bsc#1037624)
Please note that manual action is needed to fix this in existing databases See the upstream release notes for details.
- CVE-2017-7485: recognize PGREQUIRESSL variable again.
- CVE-2017-7484: Prevent exposure of statistical information via leaky operators. (bsc#1037603)
Changes in version 9.4.12 :
- Build corruption with CREATE INDEX CONCURRENTLY
- Fixes for visibility and write-ahead-log stability
Changes in version 9.4.10 :
- Fix WAL-logging of truncation of relation free space maps and visibility maps
- Fix incorrect creation of GIN index WAL records on big-endian machines
- Fix SELECT FOR UPDATE/SHARE to correctly lock tuples that have been updated by a subsequently-aborted transaction
- Fix EvalPlanQual rechecks involving CTE scans
- Fix improper repetition of previous results from hashed aggregation in a subquery
The libraries libpq and libecpg are now supplied by postgresql 9.6.
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected postgresql94 packages.