Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4269-1 postgresql-9.6 -- security update

Date Reported:
10 Aug 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-10915, CVE-2018-10925.
More information:

Two vulnerabilities have been found in the PostgreSQL database system:

  • CVE-2018-10915

    Andrew Krasichkov discovered that libpq did not reset all its connection state during reconnects.

  • CVE-2018-10925

    It was discovered that some CREATE TABLE statements could disclose server memory.

For additional information please refer to the upstream announcement at

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 9.6.10-0+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: