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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0060

Original release date: 03/31/2014
Last revised: 10/24/2014


PostgreSQL before 8.4.20, 9.0.x before 9.0.16, 9.1.x before 9.1.12, 9.2.x before 9.2.7, and 9.3.x before 9.3.3 does not properly enforce the ADMIN OPTION restriction, which allows remote authenticated members of a role to add or remove arbitrary users to that role by calling the SET ROLE command before the associated GRANT command.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6448
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2014-10-16-3
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0469
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2865
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/20140220securityrelease
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1506/
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2864
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6536

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.8
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.7
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.16
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.12
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3.2
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3.1
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.6
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.5
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.4
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.3
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.11
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.10
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.9
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.15
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.14
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.13
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.19 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.18
* cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.17

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)