Fedora 12 : postgresql-8.4.5-1.fc12 (2010-15954)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50029


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to PostgreSQL 8.4.5, for various fixes described at http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.4/static/release-8-4-5.html including the fix for CVE-2010-3433

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 postgresql package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50029

File Name: fedora_2010-15954.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/20

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3433

BID: 43747

OSVDB: 68436

FEDORA: 2010-15954