PostgreSQL Version Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 63346
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It was possible to gather database version information with the supplied credentials.


It was possible to query the remote PostgreSQL database to determine the version number with the supplied credentials.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 63346

File Name: postgresql_version.nbin

Version: 1.69

Type: local

Family: Databases

Published: 12/28/2012

Updated: 9/13/2021

Dependencies: database_settings.nasl, postgresql_detect.nasl, postgresql_version_unauth.nbin

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0805