CVE-2016-0773 Detail

Current Description

PostgreSQL before 9.1.20, 9.2.x before 9.2.15, 9.3.x before 9.3.11, 9.4.x before 9.4.6, and 9.5.x before 9.5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop or buffer overflow and crash) via a large Unicode character range in a regular expression.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-February/177820.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-February/177878.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00049.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00052.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00054.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00056.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00016.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1060.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3475
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3476
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1644/ Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-1-20.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-2-15.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-3-11.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-4-6.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-5-1.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/83184
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035005
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2894-1
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10152
https://puppet.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0773
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-33

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-0773
NVD Published Date:
02/17/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/08/2017
Source:
MITRE