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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0227

PostgreSQL (pgsql) 7.4.x, 7.2.x, and other versions allows local users to load arbitrary shared libraries and execute code via the LOAD extension.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2005-01-21
Redhat important 2005-01-31 2005-01-31
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the readline function in util/texindex.c, as used by the (1) texi2dvi and (2) texindex commands, in t... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10234 unix
CVE-2005-0227 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20050227 unix
RHSA-2005:138: postgresql security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050138 unix
RHSA-2005:138: postgresql security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005138 unix
RHSA-2005:141: rh-postgresql security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005141 unix
RHSA-2005:141: rh-postgresql security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050141 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0227

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Postgresql Postgresql 14

- References For CVE-2005-0227

http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0003/
TRUSTIX 2005-0003
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-150.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:150
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-138.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:138
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_36_sudo.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:036
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:040
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2005:040
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-668
DEBIAN DSA-668
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-bugs/2005-01/msg00269.php
MLIST [pgsql-bugs] 20050121 Privilege escalation via LOAD
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200502-08.xml
GENTOO 200502-08
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110726899107148&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20050201 [USN-71-1] PostgreSQL vulnerability
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-announce/2005-02/msg00000.php
MLIST [pgsql-announce] 20050201 PostgreSQL Security Release
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12411
BID 12411 PostgreSQL LOAD Extension Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0227

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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