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CVE-2007-6601

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2008-01-07
Bugzilla: 427128: CVE-2007-6601 PostgreSQL privilege escalation via dblink

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The DBLink module in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, 7.4 before 7.4.19, and 7.3 before 7.3.21, when local trust or ident authentication is used, allows remote attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-3278.

Find out more about CVE-2007-6601 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Application Stack v1 for Enterprise Linux AS (v.4) (postgresql) RHSA-2008:0040 February 01, 2008
Red Hat Application Stack v2 for Enterprise Linux (v.5) (postgresql) RHSA-2008:0040 February 01, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (rh-postgresql) RHSA-2008:0039 January 11, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (postgresql) RHSA-2008:0038 January 11, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (postgresql) RHSA-2008:0038 January 11, 2008

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