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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0556

Original release date: 02/05/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The query planner in PostgreSQL before 8.0.11, 8.1 before 8.1.7, and 8.2 before 8.2.2 does not verify that a table is compatible with a "previously made query plan," which allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (server crash) and possibly access database content via an "ALTER COLUMN TYPE" SQL statement, which can be leveraged to read arbitrary memory from the server.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24315
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:010
External Source: MLIST
Name: [security-announce] 20070206 rPSA-2007-0025-1 postgresql postgresql-server
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-830
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24513
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24050
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24577
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1025
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0478
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070208 rPSA-2007-0025-2 postgresql postgresql-server
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:037
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102825
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24042
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-198
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017597
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/support/security
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070206 rPSA-2007-0025-1 postgresql postgresql-server
External Source: BID
Name: 22387
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-117.htm
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0068
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33302
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0774
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24033
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0067
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-417-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-15
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11353
External Source: XF
Name: postgresql-datatype-information-disclosure(32191)
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-417-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24151
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2007-0007
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24028
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24057
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25220

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11353
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:1.01
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:1.02
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.1.1
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.2.1
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.3.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.3.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.4.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.4.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:6.5
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.1.3
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.2.1
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.1
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.11
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.3
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.5
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* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.1
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