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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3230

The core server component in PostgreSQL 8.4 before 8.4.1, 8.3 before 8.3.8, 8.2 before 8.2.14, 8.1 before 8.1.18, 8.0 before 8.0.22, and 7.4 before 7.4.26 does not use the appropriate privileges for the (1) RESET ROLE and (2) RESET SESSION AUTHORIZATION operations, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges. NOTE: this is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-6600.
Publish Date : 2009-09-17 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.5
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) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
6.5
AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-09-09 2009-09-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3230 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20093230 unix
DSA-1900 postgresql-7.4, postgresql-8.1, postgresql-8.3, postgresql-8.4 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7828 unix
DSA-1900-1 postgresql-7.4, postgresql-8.1, postgresql-8.3, postgresql-8.4 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13708 unix
ELSA-2009:1484: postgresql security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22642 unix
RHSA-2009:1484 -- postgresql security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28941 unix
RHSA-2009:1484: postgresql security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091484 unix
RHSA-2009:1485: postgresql security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091485 unix
The core server component in PostgreSQL 8.4 before 8.4.1, 8.3 before 8.3.8, 8.2 before 8.2.14, 8.1 before 8.1.18, 8.0 be... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10166 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3230

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Postgresql Postgresql 7.4.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.2.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Postgresql Postgresql 87

- References For CVE-2009-3230

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-September/msg00307.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-9474
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-September/msg00305.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-9473
http://www.us.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1900
DEBIAN DSA-1900
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=522085 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2602
VUPEN ADV-2009-2602
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-834-1
UBUNTU USN-834-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36314
BID 36314 PostgreSQL Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-07-02
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.3/static/release-8-3-8.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/509917/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20100307 rPSA-2010-0012-1 postgresql postgresql-contrib postgresql-server
http://www.postgresql.org/support/security.html CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-270408-1
SUNALERT 270408
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2010-0012 CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=134124585221119&w=2
HP SSRT100617
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-10/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:017
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-10/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:016
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-www/2009-09/msg00024.php
MLIST [pgsql-www] 20090909 Re: Incorrect CVE reference on security page

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3230

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


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