CVE Reference: CVE-2012-3489

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2012-3489

Description:
The xml_parse function in the libxml2 support in the core server component in PostgreSQL 8.3 before 8.3.20, 8.4 before 8.4.13, 9.0 before 9.0.9, and 9.1 before 9.1.5 allows remote authenticated users to determine the existence of arbitrary files or URLs, and possibly obtain file or URL content that triggers a parsing error, via an XML value that refers to (1) a DTD or (2) an entity, related to an XML External Entity (aka XXE) issue.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1542-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-10/msg00013.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00102.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-10/msg00024.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA50635
  Secunia Advisory: SA50718
  Secunia Advisory: SA50946
  Secunia Advisory: SA50859

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1263.html

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:139

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2534

CONFIRM
  http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.0/static/release-9-0-9.html
  http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/release-9-1-5.html
  http://www.postgresql.org/support/security/
  http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.4/static/release-8-4-13.html
  http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.3/static/release-8-3-20.html
  http://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1407/

BID
  55074

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Mar/msg00002.html


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