SUSE SLES11 Security Update : postgresql94 (SUSE-SU-2018:3287-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118320
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for postgresql94 fixes the following issues :
postgresql was updated to 9.4.19 :
- CVE-2018-10915, bsc#1104199: Fix failure to reset libpq's state fully between connection attempts.
postgresql was updated to 9.4.18 :
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-4-18.html A dump/restore is not required for those running 9.4.X. However, if the function marking mistakes mentioned in the first changelog entry below affect you, you will want to take steps to correct your database catalogs.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-postgresql94-13829=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-postgresql94-13829=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-postgresql94-13829=1