Vulnerability Details

PostgreSQL 'xml_parse()' And 'xslt_process()' Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)

Published: 2013-01-24 11:38:52
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to modify data, obtain sensitive information or trigger outbound traffic to arbitrary external hosts.

Affected Versions:
PostgreSQL versions 8.3 before 8.3.20, 8.4 before 8.4.13, 9.0 before 9.0.9, and 9.1 before 9.1.5 on Windows

Technical Details:
- An error exists within the 'xml_parse()' function when parsing DTD data within XML documents. - An error exists within the 'xslt_process()' when parsing XSLT style sheets.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to PostgreSQL 8.3.20, 8.4.13, 9.0.9 or 9.1.5 or later.

Summary:
This host is installed with PostgreSQL and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-3488
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-3489

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55072
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55074

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/50218
http://securitytracker.com/id?1027408
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1407
http://www.postgresql.org/support/security

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.9
Published
2013-01-24
Modified
2019-05-20
Category
Databases

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