FreeBSD : databases/postgresql*-client -- multiple vulnerabilities (174b8864-6237-11e1-be18-14dae938ec40)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 58162


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The PostgreSQL Global Development Group reports :

These vulnerabilities could allow users to define triggers that execute functions on which the user does not have EXECUTE permission, allow SSL certificate spoofing and allow line breaks in object names to be exploited to execute code when loading a pg_dump file.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58162

File Name: freebsd_pkg_174b8864623711e1be1814dae938ec40.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 2/29/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:postgresql-client, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2/28/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/27/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0866, CVE-2012-0867, CVE-2012-0868