Fedora Core 3 : postgresql-7.4.7-1.FC3.2 (2005-124)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16353


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Mon Feb 07 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 7.4.7-1.FC3.2

- Put regression tests under /usr/lib64 on 64-bit archs, since .so files are not architecture-independent.

- Mon Feb 07 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 7.4.7-1.FC3.1

- Update to PostgreSQL 7.4.7 (fixes CVE-2005-0227 and other issues).

- Update to PyGreSQL 3.6.1.

- Add versionless symlinks to jar files (bz#145744)

- Add restorecon to postgresql.init in order to restore database to correct SELinux context.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16353

File Name: fedora_2005-124.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/02/10

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-contrib, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-docs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-pl, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-python, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-server, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-tcl, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-test, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/02/07

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-124