Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Informations
NameCVE-2007-6067First vendor Publication2008-01-09
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2013-02-06

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score6.8Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.9Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score8AuthenticationRequires single instance
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Detail

Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the regular expression parser in TCL before 8.4.17, as used in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, and 7.4 before 7.4.19, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted "complex" regular expression with doubly-nested states.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6067

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-637Failure to Use Economy of Mechanism
CWE-189Numeric Errors (CWE/SANS Top 25)

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20998
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20998
Title: RHSA-2013:0122: tcl security and bug fix update (Moderate)
Description: Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the regular expression parser in TCL before 8.4.17, as used in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, and 7.4 before 7.4.19, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted "complex" regular expression with doubly-nested states.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): RHSA-2013:0122-00
CESA-2013:0122
CVE-2007-4772
CVE-2007-6067
Version: 31
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
CentOS Linux 5
Product(s): tcl
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10235
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10235
Title: Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the regular expression parser in TCL before 8.4.17, as used in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, and 7.4 before 7.4.19, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted "complex" regular expression with doubly-nested states.
Description: Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the regular expression parser in TCL before 8.4.17, as used in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, and 7.4 before 7.4.19, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted "complex" regular expression with doubly-nested states.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2007-6067
Version: 5
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
CentOS Linux 4
Oracle Linux 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
CentOS Linux 5
Oracle Linux 5
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23371
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23371
Title: ELSA-2013:0122: tcl security and bug fix update (Moderate)
Description: Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the regular expression parser in TCL before 8.4.17, as used in PostgreSQL 8.2 before 8.2.6, 8.1 before 8.1.11, 8.0 before 8.0.15, and 7.4 before 7.4.19, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted "complex" regular expression with doubly-nested states.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2013:0122-00
CVE-2007-4772
CVE-2007-6067
Version: 13
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 5
Product(s): tcl
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application56
Application1

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2011-08-09Name : CentOS Update for postgresql CESA-2009:1484 centos4 i386
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2009_1484_postgresql_centos4_i386.nasl
2011-08-09Name : CentOS Update for postgresql CESA-2009:1484 centos5 i386
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2009_1484_postgresql_centos5_i386.nasl
2009-10-13Name : RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:1484
File : nvt/RHSA_2009_1484.nasl
2009-10-13Name : SLES10: Security update for PostgreSQL
File : nvt/sles10_postgresql1.nasl
2009-10-10Name : SLES9: Security update for postgresql
File : nvt/sles9p5021809.nasl
2009-04-09Name : Mandriva Update for postgresql MDVSA-2008:004 (postgresql)
File : nvt/gb_mandriva_MDVSA_2008_004.nasl
2009-03-23Name : Ubuntu Update for postgresql vulnerabilities USN-568-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_568_1.nasl
2009-03-06Name : RedHat Update for postgresql RHSA-2008:0038-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2008_0038-01_postgresql.nasl
2009-02-27Name : CentOS Update for postgresql CESA-2008:0038 centos4 i386
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2008_0038_postgresql_centos4_i386.nasl
2009-02-27Name : CentOS Update for postgresql CESA-2008:0038 centos4 x86_64
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2008_0038_postgresql_centos4_x86_64.nasl
2009-02-17Name : Fedora Update for postgresql FEDORA-2008-0478
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_0478_postgresql_fc8.nasl
2009-02-17Name : Fedora Update for postgresql FEDORA-2008-0552
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_0552_postgresql_fc7.nasl
2009-01-23Name : SuSE Update for postgresql SUSE-SA:2008:005
File : nvt/gb_suse_2008_005.nasl
2008-09-24Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200801-15 (postgresql)
File : nvt/glsa_200801_15.nasl
2008-09-04Name : FreeBSD Ports: postgresql, postgresql-server
File : nvt/freebsd_postgresql4.nasl
2008-01-31Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1460-1 (postgresql-8.1)
File : nvt/deb_1460_1.nasl
2008-01-31Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1463-1 (postgresql-7.4)
File : nvt/deb_1463_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
40902TCL in PostgreSQL Regular Expression Parser Crafted Doubly-nested State Regex...

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2008-0038.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-0122.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2009-1484.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-17Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2013-0122.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-17Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20130108_tcl_on_SL5_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-08Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2013-0122.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20080111_postgresql_on_SL3_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-01-06Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2009-1484.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-08Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2009-1484.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12065.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-04-23Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2008-004.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-04-28Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_51436b4c125011ddbab70016179b2dd5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-02-11Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_postgresql-4955.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-02-06Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_postgresql-4958.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-02-06Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_postgresql-4962.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-29Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200801-15.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-15Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1463.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-15Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-568-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-14Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1460.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-14Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-0478.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-14Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-0552.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-14Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2008-0038.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-01-14Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2008-0038.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27163
BUGTRAQhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485864/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486407/100/0/threaded
CONFIRMhttp://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=565440&group_id=1...
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1810264&grou...
http://www.postgresql.org/about/news.905
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1768
DEBIANhttp://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1460
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1463
FEDORAhttps://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00397...
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00469...
GENTOOhttp://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-15.xml
HPhttp://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01420154
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01420154
MANDRIVAhttp://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:004
REDHAThttp://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0122.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0038.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0040.html
SECTRACKhttp://securitytracker.com/id?1019157
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/28359
http://secunia.com/advisories/28376
http://secunia.com/advisories/28437
http://secunia.com/advisories/28438
http://secunia.com/advisories/28454
http://secunia.com/advisories/28455
http://secunia.com/advisories/28464
http://secunia.com/advisories/28477
http://secunia.com/advisories/28479
http://secunia.com/advisories/28679
http://secunia.com/advisories/28698
http://secunia.com/advisories/29638
SUNALERThttp://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103197-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200559-1
SUSEhttp://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00000.html
UBUNTUhttp://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-568-1
VUPENhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0061
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0109
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1071/references
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39498

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