Information disclosure in Postgresql JDBC Driver

Published: 2022-11-23
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-41946
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Postgresql JDBC Driver
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products

Vendor PostgreSQL Global Development Group

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Incorrect default permissions

EUVDB-ID: #VU69545

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2022-41946


Exploit availability:


The vulnerability allows a local user to gain access to sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to application stores files with sensitive information in system's temporary directory. A local user can read the files and gain access to sensitive information.


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Vulnerable software versions

Postgresql JDBC Driver: 42.2.0 - 42.5.0

Fixed software versions

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?