exploit the possibilities

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4472-1

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4472-1
Posted Aug 25, 2020
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 4472-1 - Noah Misch discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled the search_path setting when used with logical replication. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary SQL code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Andres Freund discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled search path elements in CREATE EXTENSION. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary SQL code. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, remote, arbitrary
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2020-14349, CVE-2020-14350
MD5 | e8dbab859b9c49076c5685284036ee91

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4472-1

Change Mirror Download
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4472-1
August 25, 2020

postgresql-10, postgresql-12, postgresql-9.5 vulnerabilities
==========================================================================

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in PostgreSQL.

Software Description:
- postgresql-12: Object-relational SQL database
- postgresql-10: Object-relational SQL database
- postgresql-9.5: Object-relational SQL database

Details:

Noah Misch discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled the search_path
setting when used with logical replication. A remote attacker could
possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary SQL code. This issue only
affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. (CVE-2020-14349)

Andres Freund discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled search path
elements in CREATE EXTENSION. A remote attacker could possibly use this
issue to execute arbitrary SQL code. (CVE-2020-14350)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
postgresql-12 12.4-0ubuntu0.20.04.1

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
postgresql-10 10.14-0ubuntu0.18.04.1

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
postgresql-9.5 9.5.23-0ubuntu0.16.04.1

This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart PostgreSQL to
make all the necessary changes.

References:
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4472-1
CVE-2020-14349, CVE-2020-14350

Package Information:
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/postgresql-12/12.4-0ubuntu0.20.04.1
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/postgresql-10/10.14-0ubuntu0.18.04.1
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/postgresql-9.5/9.5.23-0ubuntu0.16.04.1
Login or Register to add favorites

File Archive:

January 2021

  • Su
  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • 1
    Jan 1st
    4 Files
  • 2
    Jan 2nd
    3 Files
  • 3
    Jan 3rd
    3 Files
  • 4
    Jan 4th
    33 Files
  • 5
    Jan 5th
    31 Files
  • 6
    Jan 6th
    21 Files
  • 7
    Jan 7th
    15 Files
  • 8
    Jan 8th
    19 Files
  • 9
    Jan 9th
    1 Files
  • 10
    Jan 10th
    1 Files
  • 11
    Jan 11th
    33 Files
  • 12
    Jan 12th
    19 Files
  • 13
    Jan 13th
    27 Files
  • 14
    Jan 14th
    8 Files
  • 15
    Jan 15th
    16 Files
  • 16
    Jan 16th
    1 Files
  • 17
    Jan 17th
    2 Files
  • 18
    Jan 18th
    20 Files
  • 19
    Jan 19th
    0 Files
  • 20
    Jan 20th
    0 Files
  • 21
    Jan 21st
    0 Files
  • 22
    Jan 22nd
    0 Files
  • 23
    Jan 23rd
    0 Files
  • 24
    Jan 24th
    0 Files
  • 25
    Jan 25th
    0 Files
  • 26
    Jan 26th
    0 Files
  • 27
    Jan 27th
    0 Files
  • 28
    Jan 28th
    0 Files
  • 29
    Jan 29th
    0 Files
  • 30
    Jan 30th
    0 Files
  • 31
    Jan 31st
    0 Files

Top Authors In Last 30 Days

File Tags

Systems

packet storm

© 2020 Packet Storm. All rights reserved.

Services
Security Services
Hosting By
Rokasec
close