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CVE-2018-10925 Detail

Description

It was discovered that PostgreSQL versions before 10.5, 9.6.10, 9.5.14, 9.4.19, and 9.3.24 failed to properly check authorization on certain statements involved with "INSERT ... ON CONFLICT DO UPDATE". An attacker with "CREATE TABLE" privileges could exploit this to read arbitrary bytes server memory. If the attacker also had certain "INSERT" and limited "UPDATE" privileges to a particular table, they could exploit this to update other columns in the same table.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/09/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105052
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041446
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-10925
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3744-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4269
https://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1878/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-10925
NVD Published Date:
08/09/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/17/2018