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CVE-2009-4136 Detail

Description

PostgreSQL 7.4.x before 7.4.27, 8.0.x before 8.0.23, 8.1.x before 8.1.19, 8.2.x before 8.2.15, 8.3.x before 8.3.9, and 8.4.x before 8.4.2 does not properly manage session-local state during execution of an index function by a database superuser, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges via a table with crafted index functions, as demonstrated by functions that modify (1) search_path or (2) a prepared statement, a related issue to CVE-2007-6600 and CVE-2009-3230.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/15/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/20/2010)

This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0427.html This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0428.html This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0429.html and https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0430.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00007.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=134124585221119&w=2
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2010-0012
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:333
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-7-4-27.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-0-23.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-1-19.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-2-15.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-3-9.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-8-4-2.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.postgresql.org/support/security.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0427.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0428.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0429.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/509917/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37333
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023326
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3519
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1197
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546321 Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9358
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg01035.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg01056.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9358
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9358

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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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:7.4.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:7.4.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.4.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:8.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4136
NVD Published Date:
12/15/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017