SuSE 10 Security Update : PostgreSQL (ZYPP Patch Number 7404)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57244


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


A buffer overflow in the intarray module potentially allowed attackers to execute arbitrary code as the user running postgresql.
(CVE-2010-4015:CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9)

Additionally a possible log forging problem was fixed too.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7404.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57244

File Name: suse_postgresql-7404.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4014, CVE-2010-4015