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PostgreSQL Type Coercion Denial of Service Attack

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PostgreSQL Type Coercion Denial of Service Attack

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/25/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/26/2007
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

backend/parser/parse_coerce.c in PostgreSQL 7.4.1 through 7.4.14, 8.0.x before 8.0.9, and 8.1.x before 8.1.5 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a coercion of an unknown element to ANYARRAY.

Solution(s)

  • postgres-upgrade-7_4_14
  • postgres-upgrade-8_0_9
  • postgres-upgrade-8_1_5

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