CVE-2015-5288

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-10-08
CWE:
CWE-131->CWE-200
Bugzilla:
1270306: CVE-2015-5288 postgresql: limited memory disclosure flaw in crypt()
A memory leak error was discovered in the crypt() function of the pgCrypto extension. An authenticated attacker could possibly use this flaw to disclose a limited amount of the server memory.

Find out more about CVE-2015-5288 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (postgresql92-postgresql) RHSA-2015:2083 2015-11-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (postgresql) RHSA-2015:2078 2015-11-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (postgresql) RHSA-2015:2081 2015-11-18
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (rh-postgresql94-postgresql) RHSA-2015:2077 2015-11-18
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (rh-postgresql94-postgresql) RHSA-2015:2077 2015-11-18
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (postgresql92-postgresql) RHSA-2015:2083 2015-11-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Satellite 5.7 postgresql92-postgresql Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 postgresql84 Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 postgresql Will not fix

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