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CVE-2014-0067 Detail

Current Description

The "make check" command for the test suites in PostgreSQL 9.3.3 and earlier does not properly invoke initdb to specify the authentication requirements for a database cluster to be used for the tests, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to this cluster.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Aug/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00018.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00038.html
http://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/20140220securityrelease Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2864
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2865
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1506/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65721
https://support.apple.com/HT205219
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205031

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:8.4.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
8.4.19
 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:9.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-0067
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/15/2017