CVE-2015-0244 Detail

Current Description

PostgreSQL before 9.0.19, 9.1.x before 9.1.15, 9.2.x before 9.2.10, 9.3.x before 9.3.6, and 9.4.x before 9.4.1 does not properly handle errors while reading a protocol message, which allows remote attackers to conduct SQL injection attacks via crafted binary data in a parameter and causing an error, which triggers the loss of synchronization and part of the protocol message to be treated as a new message, as demonstrated by causing a timeout or query cancellation.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3155 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1569/ Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.4/static/release-9-4-1.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-0-19.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-1-15.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-2-10.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-3-6.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-89 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-0244
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2020
NVD Last Modified:
01/31/2020
Source:
MITRE