FreeBSD : PostgreSQL vulnerabilities (982872f1-7dd3-11e7-9736-6cc21735f730)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102408


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The PostgreSQL project reports :

- CVE-2017-7546: Empty password accepted in some authentication methods

- CVE-2017-7547: The 'pg_user_mappings' catalog view discloses passwords to users lacking server privileges

- CVE-2017-7548: lo_put() function ignores ACLs


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102408

File Name: freebsd_pkg_982872f17dd311e797366cc21735f730.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/08/11

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql92-server, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql93-server, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql94-server, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql95-server, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql96-server, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/08/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7546, CVE-2017-7547, CVE-2017-7548