Security update for postgresql94

SUSE Security Update: Security update for postgresql94
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3287-1
Rating: important
References: #1104199
Cross-References: CVE-2018-10915
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for postgresql94 fixes the following issues:
postgresql was updated to 9.4.19:
https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-4-19.html * CVE-2018-10915, bsc#1104199: Fix failure to reset libpq's state fully between connection attempts.
postgresql was updated to 9.4.18:

  • https://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1851/
  • https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-4-18.html A dump/restore is not required for those running 9.4.X. However, if the function marking mistakes mentioned in the first changelog entry below affect you, you will want to take steps to correct your database catalogs.

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch sdksp4-postgresql94-13829=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-postgresql94-13829=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-postgresql94-13829=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • postgresql94-devel-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libecpg6-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • libpq5-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-contrib-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-docs-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-server-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libpq5-32bit-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • postgresql94-debuginfo-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-debugsource-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-libs-debuginfo-9.4.19-0.23.19.1
    • postgresql94-libs-debugsource-9.4.19-0.23.19.1

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