SuSE 10 Security Update : PostgreSQL (ZYPP Patch Number 4962)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30199


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This version update to 7.4.19 fixes among other things several security issues :

- Index Functions Privilege Escalation: CVE-2007-6600

- Regular Expression Denial-of-Service: CVE-2007-4772 / CVE-2007-6067 / CVE-2007-4769

- DBLink Privilege Escalation: CVE-2007-6601


Apply ZYPP patch number 4962.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30199

File Name: suse_postgresql-4962.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/06

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4769, CVE-2007-4772, CVE-2007-6067, CVE-2007-6600, CVE-2007-6601

CWE: 189, 264, 287, 399