Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2331-1 postgresql-9.6 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
17 Aug 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-14350.
More information:

Andres Freund found an issue in the PostgreSQL database system where an uncontrolled search path could allow users to run arbitrary SQL functions with elevated priviledges when a superuser runs certain `CREATE EXTENSION' statements.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 9.6.19-0+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your postgresql-9.6 packages.

For the detailed security status of postgresql-9.6 please refer to its security tracker page at:

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