SuSE 10 Security Update : PostgreSQL (ZYPP Patch Number 6767)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44056
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe following bugs have been fixed :
An unprivileged, authenticated PostgreSQL user could create a table which references functions with malicious content. Maintenance operations carried out be the database superuser could execute such functions. (CVE-2009-4136)
Embedded null bytes in the common name of SSL certificates could bypass certificate hostname checks. (CVE-2009-4034)
PostgreSQL was updated to the next upstream patchlevel update which also includes several bugfixes. See the package changelog for details.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 6767.