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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2005-0247

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/02/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in gram.y for PostgreSQL 8.0.1 and earlier may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a large number of variables in a SQL statement being handled by the read_sql_construct function, (2) a large number of INTO variables in a SELECT statement being handled by the make_select_stmt function, (3) a large number of arbitrary variables in a SELECT statement being handled by the make_select_stmt function, and (4) a large number of INTO variables in a FETCH statement being handled by the make_fetch_stmt function, a different set of vulnerabilities than CVE-2005-0245.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-postgresql
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-contrib
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-devel
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-docs
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-libs
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-libs-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-libs-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-libs-x86
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-pl
  • suse-upgrade-postgresql-server

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