PgBouncer: Multiple vulnerabilities

2017-01-11T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201701-24
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2017-01-11T00:00:00

Description

Background

PgBouncer is a lightweight connection pooler for PostgreSQL.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PgBouncer. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker might send a specially crafted package possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition. Furthermore, a remote attacker might bypass authentication in configurations using the “auth_user” feature.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All PgBouncer users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-db/pgbouncer-1.7.2"