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Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2009 12:16:42 -0600
From: Vincent Danen <>
To: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: CVE request -- postgresql

A stack overflow was found in how PostgreSQL handles conversion
encoding.  This could allow an authenticated user to kill
connections to the PostgreSQL server for a small amount of time,
which could interupt transactions by other users/clients.


Could we get a CVE name for this please?  Thanks.

Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team 

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