[arch-security] [ASA-201505-17] postgresql: multiple issues
anthraxx at archlinux.org
Tue May 26 01:29:02 UTC 2015
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201505-17
Date : 2015-05-26
CVE-ID : CVE-2015-3165 CVE-2015-3166 CVE-2015-3167
Package : postgresql
Type : multiple issues
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package postgresql before version 9.4.2-1 is vulnerable to denial of
service, information disclosure and possibly key exposure via a
Upgrade to 9.4.2-1.
# pacman -Syu "postgresql>=9.4.2-1"
The problems have been fixed upstream in version 9.4.2.
- CVE-2015-3165 (denial of service)
SSL clients disconnecting just before the authentication timeout expires
can cause the server to crash via a double-free issue leading to denial
- CVE-2015-3166 (information disclosure)
The replacement implementation of snprintf() failed to check for errors
reported by the underlying system library calls; the main case that
might be missed is out-of-memory situations. In the worst case this
might lead to information disclosure.
- CVE-2015-3167 (side-channel key exposure)
In contrib/pgcrypto, some cases of decryption with an incorrect key
could report other error message texts. Fix by using a one-size-fits-all
A remote attacker is able to perform denial of service, disclose
sensitive information or possibly expose a cryptographic key via a
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