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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for postgresql93 (ALAS-2015-485) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for postgresql93 (ALAS-2015-485) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/09/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/09/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

A stack-buffer overflow flaw was found in PostgreSQL's pgcrypto module. An authenticated database user could use this flaw to cause PostgreSQL to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running PostgreSQL. (CVE-2015-0243 )

A flaw was found in way PostgreSQL handled certain errors during that were generated during protocol synchronization. An authenticated database user could use this flaw to inject queries into an existing connection. (CVE-2015-0244 )

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-contrib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-docs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-plperl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-plpython
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-pltcl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-server
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-test

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-contrib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-docs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-plperl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-plpython
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-pltcl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-server
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql93-test

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