openSUSE 10 Security Update : perl-DBD-Pg (perl-DBD-Pg-6227)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39434


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of perl-DBD-Pg fixes a heap-based buffer overflow in function pg_db_getline() (CVE-2009-0663) and a denial of service bug that could be triggered remotely (CVE-2009-1341).


Update the affected perl-DBD-Pg package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39434

File Name: suse_perl-DBD-Pg-6227.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/06/17

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-DBD-Pg, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0663, CVE-2009-1341

CWE: 119, 200