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Debian: DSA-4269-1: postgresql-9.6 security update

Date 10 Aug 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
Two vulnerabilities have been found in the PostgreSQL database system: CVE-2018-10915
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4269-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 10, 2018                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : postgresql-9.6
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-10915 CVE-2018-10925

Two vulnerabilities have been found in the PostgreSQL database system:

CVE-2018-10915

    Andrew Krasichkov discovered that libpq did not reset all its
    connection state during reconnects.

CVE-2018-10925

    It was discovered that some "CREATE TABLE" statements could
    disclose server memory.

For additional information please refer to the upstream announcement
at https://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1878/

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 9.6.10-0+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your postgresql-9.6 packages.

For the detailed security status of postgresql-9.6 please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/postgresql-9.6

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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