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Postgres Character Conversion Vulnerability

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Postgres Character Conversion Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/03/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/07/2007
Modified
02/24/2013

Description

PostgreSQL 7.3.x through 8.0.x gives public EXECUTE access to certain character conversion functions, which allows unprivileged users to call those functions with malicious values, with unknown impact, aka the "Character conversion vulnerability."

Solution(s)

  • postgres-upgrade-7_3_10
  • postgres-upgrade-7_4_8
  • postgres-upgrade-8_0_3

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