Patches & Updates PostgreSQL Package Udate for FreeBSD



04 March 2005

H-Sphere versions: 2.4.1 Patch 2 and higher

After Postgres 7.4.7 was released, FreeBSD eliminated PL/PgSQL parser vulnerability to buffer overflows as of March 4, 2005.

If you've updated Postgres to 7.4.7 before March 4, you can update Postgres package on FreeBSD:

  1. Download package:
  2. For FreeBSD 4.x:
    fetch www.psoft.net/shiv/HS/FBSD4/postgresql-server-7.4.7_2.tgz
    For FreeBSD 5.x:
    fetch www.psoft.net/shiv/HS/FBSD5/postgresql-server-7.4.7_2.tgz
  3. Update package with the following command:
  4. pkg_update postgresql-server-7.4.7_2.tgz


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