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CVE-2007-0555 Detail


PostgreSQL 7.3 before 7.3.13, 7.4 before 7.4.16, 8.0 before 8.0.11, 8.1 before 8.1.7, and 8.2 before 8.2.2 allows attackers to disable certain checks for the data types of SQL function arguments, which allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (server crash) and possibly access database content.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/05/2007

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
8.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SGI 20070201-01-P External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-198 External Source MLIST [security-announce] 20070206 rPSA-2007-0025-1 postgresql postgresql-server External Source GENTOO GLSA-200703-15 External Source SECTRACK 1017597 External Source SUNALERT 102825 External Source CONFIRM External Source DEBIAN DSA-1261 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:037 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:010 External Source CONFIRM External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0064 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0067 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0068 External Source BUGTRAQ 20070206 rPSA-2007-0025-1 postgresql postgresql-server External Source BUGTRAQ 20070208 rPSA-2007-0025-2 postgresql postgresql-server External Source BID 22387 External Source TRUSTIX 2007-0007 External Source UBUNTU USN-417-2 External Source UBUNTU USN-417-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0478 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0774 External Source XF postgresql-sqlfunctions-info-disclosure(32195) External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9739

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