Upstream information

CVE-2012-3489 at MITRE

Description

The xml_parse function in the libxml2 support in the core server component in PostgreSQL 8.3 before 8.3.20, 8.4 before 8.4.13, 9.0 before 9.0.9, and 9.1 before 9.1.5 allows remote authenticated users to determine the existence of arbitrary files or URLs, and possibly obtain file or URL content that triggers a parsing error, via an XML value that refers to (1) a DTD or (2) an entity, related to an XML External Entity (aka XXE) issue.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 776524 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

  • SUSE-SU-2012:1021-1, published Wed Aug 22 12:08:33 MDT 2012
  • SUSE-SU-2012:1336-1, published Fri Oct 12 23:08:30 MDT 2012
  • openSUSE-SU-2012:1251-1 openSUSE-SU-2012:1288-1 openSUSE-SU-2012:1299-1

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • postgresql-devel >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA postgresql-devel-8.3.23-0.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.4-0.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.5-4.5
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.5-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA libecpg6-9.4.5-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.5-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.9-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libecpg6-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libecpg6 >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • postgresql96 >= 9.6.3-2.4
  • postgresql96-devel >= 9.6.3-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libecpg6-9.6.3-2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA postgresql96-devel-9.6.3-2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • libecpg6 >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • libpq5 >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • postgresql10 >= 10.5-1.3.2
  • postgresql10-devel >= 10.5-1.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 GA libecpg6-10.5-1.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA postgresql10-devel-10.5-1.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libecpg6 >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • libpq5 >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • postgresql93 >= 9.3.5-2.24
  • postgresql93-devel >= 9.3.5-2.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA libecpg6-9.3.5-2.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA postgresql93-devel-9.3.5-2.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
  • libecpg6 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • libpq5 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-contrib >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-docs >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-plperl >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-plpython >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-pltcl >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-server >= 10.10-1.15.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 GA libecpg6-10.10-1.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libecpg6 >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • postgresql >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-contrib >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-docs >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-server >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql91 >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • postgresql91-contrib >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • postgresql91-docs >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
  • postgresql91-server >= 9.1.9-0.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libecpg6-9.1.9-0.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA postgresql-8.3.23-0.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • postgresql >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-contrib >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-devel >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-docs >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql-server >= 8.3.23-0.4.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • postgresql94-contrib >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • postgresql94-docs >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
  • postgresql94-server >= 9.4.4-0.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libecpg6-9.4.4-0.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA postgresql-8.3.23-0.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA postgresql-devel-8.3.23-0.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.4-0.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.5-4.5
  • postgresql94-contrib >= 9.4.5-4.5
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.5-4.1
  • postgresql94-docs >= 9.4.5-4.5
  • postgresql94-server >= 9.4.5-4.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA libecpg6-9.4.5-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.5-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-contrib >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-docs >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-server >= 9.4.9-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libecpg6-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libecpg6 >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • postgresql96 >= 9.6.3-2.4
  • postgresql96-contrib >= 9.6.3-2.4
  • postgresql96-devel >= 9.6.3-2.1
  • postgresql96-docs >= 9.6.3-2.4
  • postgresql96-server >= 9.6.3-2.4
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libecpg6-9.6.3-2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA postgresql96-devel-9.6.3-2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • libecpg6 >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • libpq5 >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • postgresql10 >= 10.5-1.3.2
  • postgresql10-contrib >= 10.5-1.3.2
  • postgresql10-devel >= 10.5-1.3.1
  • postgresql10-docs >= 10.5-1.3.2
  • postgresql10-server >= 10.5-1.3.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 GA libecpg6-10.5-1.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA postgresql10-devel-10.5-1.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libecpg6 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • libpq5 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • libpq5-32bit >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10 >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-contrib >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-devel >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-docs >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-plperl >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-plpython >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-pltcl >= 10.10-1.15.1
  • postgresql10-server >= 10.10-1.15.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 GA libecpg6-10.10-1.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 GA postgresql10-devel-10.10-1.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libecpg6 >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • libpq5 >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • postgresql93 >= 9.3.5-2.24
  • postgresql93-contrib >= 9.3.5-2.24
  • postgresql93-devel >= 9.3.5-2.3
  • postgresql93-docs >= 9.3.5-2.24
  • postgresql93-server >= 9.3.5-2.24
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA libecpg6-9.3.5-2.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA postgresql93-devel-9.3.5-2.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libecpg6 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • libpq5 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-contrib >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-docs >= 9.4.9-14.1
  • postgresql94-server >= 9.4.9-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libecpg6-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.5-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.5-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.9-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA postgresql94-devel-9.4.9-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • postgresql96-devel >= 9.6.3-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA postgresql96-devel-9.6.3-2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • postgresql10-devel >= 10.5-1.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA postgresql10-devel-10.5-1.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • postgresql10-devel >= 10.10-1.15.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 GA postgresql10-devel-10.10-1.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • postgresql93-devel >= 9.3.5-2.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA postgresql93-devel-9.3.5-2.3
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • postgresql96 >= 9.6.8-lp150.1.2
  • postgresql96-server >= 9.6.8-lp150.1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA postgresql96-9.6.8-lp150.1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libecpg6 >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • libecpg6-32bit >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • libpq5 >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • libpq5-32bit >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql93 >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-contrib >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-devel >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-docs >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-plperl >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-plpython >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-pltcl >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-server >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql93-test >= 9.3.15-1.1
  • postgresql94 >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-contrib >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-devel >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-docs >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-plperl >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-plpython >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-pltcl >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-server >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql94-test >= 9.4.10-1.1
  • postgresql95 >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-contrib >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-devel >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-docs >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-plperl >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-plpython >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-pltcl >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-server >= 9.5.4-1.2
  • postgresql95-test >= 9.5.4-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE-Tumbleweed-2024-10030
openSUSE-Tumbleweed-2024-10256
openSUSE-Tumbleweed-2024-10273


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 postgresql Already fixed
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4-ESPOS postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4-LTSS postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4-LTSS postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 postgresql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 postgresql93 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4 postgresql Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4-LTSS postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 postgresql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS postgresql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1-LTSS postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2-LTSS postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS postgresql Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS postgresql94 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 postgresql93 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS postgresql93 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 postgresql Released
SUSE Manager 2.1 postgresql94 Unsupported
openSUSE Leap 15.4 postgresql Already fixed


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 08:43:56 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Jul 19 16:35:53 2024