Fedora 11 : ocaml-postgresql-1.12.3-1.fc11.2 (2009-10633)

High Nessus Plugin ID 42448


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- New upstream version 1.12.3. - This contains a SECURITY fix for:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529325 CVE-2009-2943 ocaml- postgresql: Missing escape function (DSA-1909-1) HOWEVER you are not protected until you change your code to use the new connection#escape_string method.

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 ocaml-postgresql package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42448

File Name: fedora_2009-10633.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/11/11

Modified: 2015/10/21

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:fedoraproject:fedora:ocaml-postgresql, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2943

FEDORA: 2009-10633