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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-0867

PostgreSQL 8.4.x before 8.4.11, 9.0.x before 9.0.7, and 9.1.x before 9.1.3 truncates the common name to only 32 characters when verifying SSL certificates, which allows remote attackers to spoof connections when the host name is exactly 32 characters.
Publish Date : 2012-07-18 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N 2012-02-20 2012-02-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:0678: postgresql and postgresql84 security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23252 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0678 -- postgresql and postgresql84 security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27807 unix
DSA-2418-1 postgresql-8.4 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15024 unix
ELSA-2012:0678: postgresql and postgresql84 security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23770 unix
RHSA-2012:0678: postgresql and postgresql84 security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21339 unix
RHSA-2012:0678: postgresql and postgresql84 security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120678 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-2012-0867

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opensuse Project Opensuse 12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Postgresql Postgresql 8.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Postgresql Postgresql 9.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Redhat Desktop Workstation 5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 6.2.z Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Opensuse Project Opensuse 1
Postgresql Postgresql 21
Redhat Desktop Workstation 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1

SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1173
REDHAT RHSA-2012:0678

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-0867

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