CVE-2012-3489

Published: 17 August 2012

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.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
postgresql-8.2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

postgresql-8.3
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

postgresql-8.4
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

postgresql-9.1
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (9.1.5-1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [9.1.5-1])