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[DSA683] DSA-683-1 postgresql

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-683-1 postgresql

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Several buffer overflows have been discovered in PL/PgSQL as part of
the PostgreSQL engine which could lead to the execution of arbitrary
code.
For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
version 7.2.1-2woody8.
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 7.4.7-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your postgresql packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-683
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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