FreeBSD : PostgreSQL -- minor security problems. (a0182578-6e00-11e5-a90c-0026551a22dc)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86320
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionPostgreSQL project reports :
Two security issues have been fixed in this release which affect users of specific PostgreSQL features.
- CVE-2015-5289 json or jsonb input values constructed from arbitrary user input can crash the PostgreSQL server and cause a denial of service.
- CVE-2015-5288: The crypt() function included with the optional pgCrypto extension could be exploited to read a few additional bytes of memory. No working exploit for this issue has been developed.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.