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Postgres cash_words() Buffer Overflow

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Postgres cash_words() Buffer Overflow

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/17/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Vulnerability in the cash_words() function for PostgreSQL 7.2 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large negative argument, possibly triggering an integer signedness error or buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • postgres-upgrade-7_2_1

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