Fedora 10 : postgresql-8.3.7-1.fc10 (2009-2959)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36811


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to PostgreSQL 8.3.7, for various fixes described at http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.3/static/release-8-3-7.html

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 postgresql package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 36811

File Name: fedora_2009-2959.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0922

BID: 34090

FEDORA: 2009-2959

CWE: 399