Fedora 17 : postgresql-9.1.4-1.fc17 (2012-8924)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59539


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Upstream bug fix + security updates, including the fixes for CVE-2012-2143, CVE-2012-2655

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: 59539

File Name: fedora_2012-8924.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/06/18

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2143, CVE-2012-2655

FEDORA: 2012-8924