[ALSA-2020:3176] Important: postgresql-jdbc security update
Type:
security
Severity:
important
Release date:
2020-07-28
Description:
PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system. The postgresql-jdbc package includes the .jar files needed for Java programs to access a PostgreSQL database. Security Fix(es): * postgresql-jdbc: XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in PgSQLXML (CVE-2020-13692) This update introduces a backwards incompatible change required to resolve this issue. Refer to the AlmaLinux Knowledgebase article 5266441 linked to in the References section for information on how to re-enable the old insecure behavior. For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • postgresql-jdbc-42.2.3-3.el8_2.noarch.rpm
  • postgresql-jdbc-javadoc-42.2.3-3.el8_2.noarch.rpm
Notes:
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