Fedora Core 3 : postgresql-7.4.7-3.FC3.1 (2005-157)

2005-09-12T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2005-157.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-07-19T00:00:00

Description

  • Mon Feb 21 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 7.4.7-3.FC3.1

  • Work around selinux <<EOF problem during initdb (bug #149237).

    • Repair improper error message in init script when PGVERSION doesn't match.

    • Arrange for auto update of version embedded in init script.

    • Fix improper call of strerror_r, which leads to junk error messages in libpq.

    • Patch additional buffer overruns in plpgsql (CVE-2005-0247)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 70103

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2005-157.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(19616);
  script_version ("1.14");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/07/19 23:19:04");

  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2005-157");

  script_name(english:"Fedora Core 3 : postgresql-7.4.7-3.FC3.1 (2005-157)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"  - Mon Feb 21 2005 Tom Lane &lt;tgl at redhat.com&gt;
    7.4.7-3.FC3.1

  - Work around selinux &lt;&lt;EOF problem during initdb (bug
    #149237).

    - Repair improper error message in init script when
      PGVERSION doesn't match.

    - Arrange for auto update of version embedded in init
      script.

    - Fix improper call of strerror_r, which leads to junk
      error messages in libpq.

    - Patch additional buffer overruns in plpgsql
      (CVE-2005-0247)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues."
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/announce/2005-February/000711.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?dd1f3e3b"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected packages.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-contrib");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-devel");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-docs");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-jdbc");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-libs");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-pl");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-python");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-server");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-tcl");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:postgresql-test");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2005/02/22");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2005/09/12");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Fedora Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/RedHat/release", "Host/RedHat/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/release");
if (isnull(release) || "Fedora" &gt;!&lt; release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora");
os_ver = eregmatch(pattern: "Fedora.*release ([0-9]+)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "Fedora");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! ereg(pattern:"^3([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 3.x", "Fedora " + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ("x86_64" &gt;!&lt; cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Fedora", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-contrib-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-debuginfo-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-devel-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-docs-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-jdbc-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-libs-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-pl-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-python-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-server-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-tcl-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC3", reference:"postgresql-test-7.4.7-3.FC3.1")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity &gt; 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "postgresql / postgresql-contrib / postgresql-debuginfo / etc");
}