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CVE-2007-6600 Detail

Description

PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, 7.4 before 7.4.19, and 7.3 before 7.3.21 uses superuser privileges instead of table owner privileges for (1) VACUUM and (2) ANALYZE operations within index functions, and supports (3) SET ROLE and (4) SET SESSION AUTHORIZATION within index functions, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/09/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6600
Original release date:
01/09/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01420154 External Source HP SSRT080006
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00000.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:005
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-15.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200801-15
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019157 External Source SECTRACK 1019157
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103197-1 External Source SUNALERT 103197
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200559-1 External Source SUNALERT 200559
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1460 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1460
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1463 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1463
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:004 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:004
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news.905 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.postgresql.org/about/news.905
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0038.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0038
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0039.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0039
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0040.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0040
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485864/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080107 PostgreSQL 2007-01-07 Cumulative Security Release
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486407/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080115 rPSA-2008-0016-1 postgresql postgresql-server
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27163 Patch External Source BID 27163
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-568-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-568-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0061 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0061
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0109 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0109
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1071/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1071
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39496 External Source XF postgresql-indexfunctions-priv-escalation(39496)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1768 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1768
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10493 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10493
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00397.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0478
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00469.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0552

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10493
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10493

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.3.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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