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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-1170

Original release date: 05/19/2010
Last revised: 09/09/2010


The PL/Tcl implementation in PostgreSQL 7.4 before 7.4.29, 8.0 before 8.0.25, 8.1 before 8.1.21, 8.2 before 8.2.17, 8.3 before 8.3.11, 8.4 before 8.4.4, and 9.0 Beta before 9.0 Beta 2 loads Tcl code from the pltcl_modules table regardless of the table's ownership and permissions, which allows remote authenticated users, with database-creation privileges, to execute arbitrary Tcl code by creating this table and inserting a crafted Tcl script.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39845
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-2-17.html
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10510
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:103
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:014
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39939
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0429
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39820
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1221
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1197
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1207
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-7-4-29.html
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-8723
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/support/security
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100520 CVE-2010-1974 reject request (dupe of CVE-2010-1168) and CVE-2010-1447 description modification request
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2051
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0430
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/about/news.1203
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583072
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1182
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-4-4.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39815
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0428
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-3-11.html
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-1-21.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39898
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-8696
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-8715
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0427
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 64757
External Source: BID
Name: 40215
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1198
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1023987
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1167
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-0-25.html

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10510
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.19
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.20
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.0
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.17
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.18
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.8
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.0:beta1
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.24
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.18
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.22
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.23
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.25
* 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:7.4.19
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.20
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.17
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.21
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.26
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.28
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.27
+ Configuration 4
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.1
+ Configuration 5
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.3
+ Configuration 6
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.20
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.0
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.23
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.17
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.18
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.19
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.21
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.22
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.24
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.11
+ Configuration 7
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.8

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Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)