GLSA-201408-15 : PostgreSQL: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 77459

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201408-15 (PostgreSQL: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PostgreSQL. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote authenticated attacker may be able to create a Denial of Service condition, bypass security restrictions, or have other unspecified impact.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All PostgreSQL 9.3 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/postgresql-server-9.3.3' All PostgreSQL 9.2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/postgresql-server-9.2.7' All PostgreSQL 9.1 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/postgresql-server-9.1.12' All PostgreSQL 9.0 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/postgresql-server-9.0.16' All PostgreSQL 8.4 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/postgresql-server-8.4.20'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201408-15

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77459

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201408-15.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Published: 2014/08/30

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:postgresql-server, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0255, CVE-2013-1899, CVE-2013-1900, CVE-2013-1901, CVE-2014-0060, CVE-2014-0061, CVE-2014-0062, CVE-2014-0063, CVE-2014-0064, CVE-2014-0065, CVE-2014-0066, CVE-2014-2669

BID: 57844, 58876, 58878, 58879, 65719, 65723, 65724, 65725, 65727, 65728, 65731, 66557

GLSA: 201408-15