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CVE-2006-0553 Detail

Current Description

PostgreSQL 8.1.0 through 8.1.2 allows authenticated database users to gain additional privileges via "knowledge of the backend protocol" using a crafted SET ROLE to other database users, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-0678.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

This issue did not affect the versions of PostgreSQL as distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-announce/2006-02/msg00008.php
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015636
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/567452 US Government Resource
http://www.openpkg.org/security/OpenPKG-SA-2006.004-postgresql.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.1/static/release.html#RELEASE-8-1-3
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/425037/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16649
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0605
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24718

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.0
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 cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.1
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 cpe:/a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.2
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0553
NVD Published Date:
02/14/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018