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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for postgresql8 (ALAS-2015-619) (CVE-2015-5288)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for postgresql8 (ALAS-2015-619) (CVE-2015-5288)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The crypt function in contrib/pgcrypto in PostgreSQL before 9.0.23, 9.1.x before 9.1.19, 9.2.x before 9.2.14, 9.3.x before 9.3.10, and 9.4.x before 9.4.5 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (server crash) or read arbitrary server memory via a "too-short" salt.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-contrib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-docs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-plperl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-plpython
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-pltcl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-server
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-test

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-contrib
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-docs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-plperl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-plpython
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-pltcl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-server
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-postgresql8-test

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