Debian DLA-1271-1 : postgresql-9.1 security update
Low Nessus Plugin ID 106659
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerabilities has been found in the PostgreSQL database system :
Tom Lane discovered that pg_upgrade, a tool used to upgrade PostgreSQL database clusters, creates temporary files containing password hashes that are world-readable.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this problem has been fixed in version 9.1.24lts2-0+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your postgresql-9.1 packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.