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Old 07-25-2012, 05:02 PM
 
Default Moderate: perl-DBD-Pg security update

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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Moderate: perl-DBD-Pg security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2012:1116-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1116.html
Issue date: 2012-07-25
CVE Names: CVE-2012-1151
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1. Summary:

An updated perl-DBD-Pg package that fixes two security issues is now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server) - i386, ia64, ppc, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6) - i386, x86_64

3. Description:

Perl DBI is a database access Application Programming Interface (API) for
the Perl language. perl-DBD-Pg allows Perl applications to access
PostgreSQL database servers.

Two format string flaws were found in perl-DBD-Pg. A specially-crafted
database warning or error message from a server could cause an application
using perl-DBD-Pg to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application. (CVE-2012-1151)

All users of perl-DBD-Pg are advised to upgrade to this updated package,
which contains a backported patch to fix these issues. Applications using
perl-DBD-Pg must be restarted for the update to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

801733 - CVE-2012-1151 perl-DBD-Pg: Format string flaws by turning db notices into Perl warnings and by preparing DBD statement

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/5Client/en/os/SRPMS/perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.src.rpm

i386:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.i386.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.i386.rpm

x86_64:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/5Server/en/os/SRPMS/perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.src.rpm

i386:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.i386.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.i386.rpm

ia64:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.ia64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.ia64.rpm

ppc:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.ppc.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.ppc.rpm

s390x:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.s390x.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
perl-DBD-Pg-1.49-4.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-1.49-4.el5_8.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6ComputeNode/en/os/SRPMS/perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.src.rpm

x86_64:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.i686.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.i686.rpm

ppc64:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.ppc64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.s390x.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Workstation/en/os/SRPMS/perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.i686.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.i686.rpm

x86_64:
perl-DBD-Pg-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
perl-DBD-Pg-debuginfo-2.15.1-4.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1151.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2012 Red Hat, Inc.
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