USN-3818-1: PostgreSQL vulnerability
14 November 2018
PostgreSQL could be made to run SQL statements as the administrator.
- postgresql-10 - Object-relational SQL database
It was discovered that PostgreSQL incorrectly handled certain trigger
definitions when running pg_upgrade or pg_dump. A remote attacker could
possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary SQL statements with superuser
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart PostgreSQL to
make all the necessary changes.