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Ubuntu: USN-5571-1 (CVE-2022-2625): PostgreSQL vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-5571-1 (CVE-2022-2625): PostgreSQL vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/18/2022
Created
08/29/2022
Added
08/19/2022
Modified
08/26/2022

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-5571-1:

Sven Klemm discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled extensions. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code when extensions are created or updated.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-postgresql-10
  • ubuntu-upgrade-postgresql-12
  • ubuntu-upgrade-postgresql-14

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