CVE-2009-2943

NameCVE-2009-2943
DescriptionThe postgresql-ocaml bindings 1.5.4, 1.7.0, and 1.12.1 for PostgreSQL libpq do not properly support the PQescapeStringConn function, which might allow remote attackers to leverage escaping issues involving multibyte character encodings.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1909-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
postgresql-ocaml (PTS)wheezy1.18.0-1fixed
jessie2.0.5-1fixed
stretch2.0.5-2fixed
buster, sid2.0.5-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
postgresql-ocamlsource(unstable)1.12.1-1low
postgresql-ocamlsourceetch1.5.4-2+etch1highDSA-1909-1
postgresql-ocamlsourcelenny1.7.0-3+lenny1highDSA-1909-1

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