Debian: DSA-2431-1: libdbd-pg-perl security update

    Date11 Mar 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Niko Tyni discovered two format string vulnerabilities in DBD::Pg, a Perl DBI driver for the PostgreSQL database server, which can be exploited by a rogue database server.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2431-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 11, 2012                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libdbd-pg-perl
    Vulnerability  : format string vulnerabilities
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1151
    Debian Bug     : 661536
    
    Niko Tyni discovered two format string vulnerabilities in DBD::Pg, a Perl 
    DBI driver for the PostgreSQL database server, which can be exploited 
    by a rogue database server.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.17.1-2+squeeze1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.19.0-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libdbd-pg-perl packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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