SuSE 10 Security Update : PostgreSQL (ZYPP Patch Number 7186)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50043
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionPostgreSQL functions implemented in Perl or TCL shared a global state even across different user user ids. A user could therefore influence functions of other users in an unexpected or even malicious way.
PostgreSQL was updated to version 8.1.22 which fixes the security issue.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 7186.