SUSE-SU-2016:0539-1: important: Security update for postgresql93

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Mon Feb 22 06:11:15 MST 2016

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for postgresql93

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2016:0539-1
Rating:             important
References:         #966435 #966436 
Cross-References:   CVE-2007-4772 CVE-2016-0766 CVE-2016-0773
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

   An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for postgresql93 fixes the following issues:

   - Security and bugfix release 9.3.11:
     * Fix infinite loops and buffer-overrun problems in regular expressions
       (CVE-2016-0773, bsc#966436).
     * Fix regular-expression compiler to handle loops of constraint arcs
     * Prevent certain PL/Java parameters from being set by non-superusers
       (CVE-2016-0766, bsc#966435).
     * Fix many issues in pg_dump with specific object types
     * Prevent over-eager pushdown of HAVING clauses for GROUPING SETS
     * Fix deparsing error with ON CONFLICT ... WHERE clauses
     * Fix tableoid errors for postgres_fdw
     * Prevent floating-point exceptions in pgbench
     * Make \det search Foreign Table names consistently
     * Fix quoting of domain constraint names in pg_dump
     * Prevent putting expanded objects into Const nodes
     * Allow compile of PL/Java on Windows
     * Fix "unresolved symbol" errors in PL/Python execution
     * Allow Python2 and Python3 to be used in the same database
     * Add support for Python 3.5 in PL/Python
     * Fix issue with subdirectory creation during initdb
     * Make pg_ctl report status correctly on Windows
     * Suppress confusing error when using pg_receivexlog with older servers
     * Multiple documentation corrections and additions
     * Fix erroneous hash calculations in gin_extract_jsonb_path()
   - For the full release notse, see:

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-292=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-292=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-292=1

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 (x86_64):



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