SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : postgresql12 (SUSE-SU-2021:0544-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 146789

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for postgresql12 fixes the following issues :

Upgrade to version 12.6 :

Reindexing might be needed after applying this update.

CVE-2021-3393, bsc#1182040: Fix information leakage in constraint-violation error messages.

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.

Solution

To 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 Module for Server Applications 15-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP2-2021-544=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP2-2021-544=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1179765

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1182040

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-3393/

http://www.nessus.org/u?fbf58686

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 146789

File Name: suse_SU-2021-0544-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/23/2021

Updated: 4/9/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-3393

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 2.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-contrib:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-contrib-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-devel-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-plperl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-plperl-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-plpython:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-plpython-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-pltcl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-pltcl-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-server-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-server-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql12-server-devel-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/22/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/1/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3393