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Postgres TZ Environment Variable Buffer Overflow

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Postgres TZ Environment Variable Buffer Overflow

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/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

Buffer overflows in the (1) TZ and (2) SET TIME ZONE enivronment variables for PostgreSQL 7.2.1 and earlier allow local users to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • postgres-upgrade-7_2_2

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