Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2005-1409

Back to Search

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2005-1409

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/03/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

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)

  • 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

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;