CVE-2016-3065

NVD - CVE-2016-3065

CVE-2016-3065 Detail

Current Description

The (1) brin_page_type and (2) brin_metapage_info functions in the pageinspect extension in PostgreSQL before 9.5.x before 9.5.2 allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and consequently obtain sensitive server memory information or cause a denial of service (server crash) via a crafted bytea value in a BRIN index page.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.1 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.postgresql.org/gitweb/?p=postgresql.git;a=commitdiff;h=bf78a6f107949fdfb513d1b45e30cefe04e09e4f
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1656/ Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-9-5-2.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035468

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3065
NVD Published Date:
04/11/2016
NVD Last Modified:
04/14/2016
Source:
MITRE