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PostgreSQL: CVE-2016-7048: Interactive installer downloads software over plain HTTP, then executes it

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PostgreSQL: CVE-2016-7048: Interactive installer downloads software over plain HTTP, then executes it

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/15/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/15/2017
Modified
07/04/2019

Description

The interactive installer in PostgreSQL before 9.3.15, 9.4.x before 9.4.10, and 9.5.x before 9.5.5 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging use of HTTP to download software.

Solution(s)

  • postgres-upgrade-9_1_24
  • postgres-upgrade-9_2_19
  • postgres-upgrade-9_3_15
  • postgres-upgrade-9_4_10
  • postgres-upgrade-9_5_5

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