CentOS 7 : postgresql (CESA-2018:2557)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112163
SynopsisThe remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for postgresql is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
postgresql (9.2.24). (BZ#1612667)
Security Fix(es) :
* postgresql: Certain host connection parameters defeat client-side
security defenses (CVE-2018-10915)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a
CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s)
listed in the References section.
Red Hat would like to thank the PostgreSQL project for reporting this
issue. Upstream acknowledges Andrew Krasichkov as the original
SolutionUpdate the affected postgresql packages.