CVE-2007-3278

NameCVE-2007-3278
DescriptionPostgreSQL 8.1 and probably later versions, when local trust authentication is enabled and the Database Link library (dblink) is installed, allows remote attackers to access arbitrary accounts and execute arbitrary SQL queries via a dblink host parameter that proxies the connection from 127.0.0.1.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1460-1, DSA-1463-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
postgresqlsourcesarge7.4.7-6sarge6mediumDSA-1463-1
postgresql-7.4sourceetch7.4.19-0etch1mediumDSA-1463-1
postgresql-8.1source(unstable)(not affected)
postgresql-8.1sourceetch8.1.11-0etch1mediumDSA-1460-1
postgresql-8.2source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- postgresql-8.1 <not-affected> (local trust authentication is not enabled in Debian)
- postgresql-8.2 <not-affected> (local trust authentication is not enabled in Debian)

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