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Date: Wed, 1 Jun 2011 17:43:09 +0200
From: Petr Matousek <pmatouse@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Cc: coley@...us.mitre.org
Subject: CVE request -- libvirt: regression introduced in disk probe logic

Hello Steve, vendors.

Description:
Regression introduced in commit d6623003 (v0.8.8) - using the
wrong sizeof operand meant that security manager private data
was overlaying the allowDiskFOrmatProbing member of struct
_virSecurityManager.  This reopens disk probing, which was
supposed to be prevented by the solution to CVE-2010-2238.

References:
https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2011-May/msg01935.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=709769

Could you please allocate a CVE identifier for this issue?

Thank you,
--
Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team

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