FreeBSD : postgresql -- bitsubstr overflow (e050119b-3856-11df-b2b2-002170daae37)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45348
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionBugTraq reports :
PostgreSQL is prone to a buffer-overflow vulnerability because the application fails to perform adequate boundary checks on user-supplied data.
Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges or crash the affected application.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.