SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : postgresql94 (SUSE-SU-2016:2415-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93807
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for postgresql94 to version 9.4.9 fixes the several issues. These security issues were fixed :
- CVE-2016-5423: CASE/WHEN with inlining can cause untrusted pointer dereference (bsc#993454).
- CVE-2016-5424: Fix client programs' handling of special characters in database and role names (bsc#993453).
The update package also includes non-security fixes. See advisory for details.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1409=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1409=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1409=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.