openSUSE Security Update : postgresql (postgresql-675)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40299


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Remote authenticated users could crash the postgresql server by requesting a conversion with an inappropriate encoding (CVE-2009-0922).


Update the affected postgresql packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40299

File Name: suse_11_1_postgresql-090324.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql-contrib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:postgresql-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0922

CWE: 399