BugTraq
[SECURITY] [DSA-2157-1] PostgreSQL security update Feb 03 2011 08:11PM
Florian Weimer (fw deneb enyo de)
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

- ------------------------------------------------------------------------
-
Debian Security Advisory DSA-2157-1 security (at) debian (dot) org [email concealed]
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
February 03, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
- ------------------------------------------------------------------------
-

Package : postgresql-8.3, postgresql-8.4, postgresql-9.0
Vulnerability : buffer overflow
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2010-4015

It was discovered that PostgreSQL's intarray contrib module does not
properly handle integers with a large number of digits, leading to a
server crash and potentially arbitary code execution.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 8.3.14-0lenny1 of the postgresql-8.3 package.

For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 8.4.7-0squeeze1 of the postgresql-8.4 package.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 8.4.7-1 of the postgresql-8.4 package and version 9.0.3-1 of
the postgresql-9.0 package.

The updates also include reliability improvements; for details see the
respective changelogs.

We recommend that you upgrade your PostgreSQL packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce (at) lists.debian (dot) org [email concealed]
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)

iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJNSw3VAAoJEL97/wQC1SS+ZBsIAJEctLwJipTJyHTHyrDpRbnM
hs/NTe+rgQiGbBxe/A//5IL2N5GS3zIHwHpfsQh+8uy4ToKoJLKuw0X6p0VQVV1h
ru/K6b6JQZJoMLYgWiY7hno5PMTciL5lC03v4P65jhbZt9Q27iIsZJm+t5+GhxPo
bT+SP9BINrUUPSqP4lmrIJgF98tgnB/cjaOHfTK0xQwe95QsTJjTZvVvCrbXkWt7
regvyKpp/4RuJAMB4tDP3ukgiYmoGGU3f3aF3Yyw6mtjn/T+LR5Bh1mf+0VgjqvF
GxMROgpcEjPjZNrT27MZZOmSU5DE77y7x66GZWhURd9SPoZ4ofRltqXbXuX2l9g=
=shXA
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

[ reply ]


 

Privacy Statement
Copyright 2010, SecurityFocus