CVE-2014-0066

NameCVE-2014-0066
DescriptionThe chkpass extension in PostgreSQL before 8.4.20, 9.0.x before 9.0.16, 9.1.x before 9.1.12, 9.2.x before 9.2.7, and 9.3.x before 9.3.3 does not properly check the return value of the crypt library function, which allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via unspecified vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2864-1, DSA-2865-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
postgresql-8.4 (PTS)wheezy8.4.22-0+deb7u1fixed
postgresql-9.1 (PTS)wheezy9.1.21-0+deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)9.1.24-0+deb7u1fixed
jessie9.1.22-0+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)9.1.16-0+deb8u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
postgresql-8.4source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
postgresql-8.4sourcesqueeze8.4.20-0squeeze1mediumDSA-2864-1
postgresql-8.4sourcewheezy(not affected)
postgresql-9.1source(unstable)9.1.11-2medium
postgresql-9.1sourcewheezy9.1.12-0wheezy1mediumDSA-2865-1
postgresql-9.3source(unstable)9.3.3-1medium

Notes

[wheezy] - postgresql-8.4 <not-affected> (postgresql-8.4 in wheezy only provides PL/Perl)

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