Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:22:14 +0200 From: Hanno Böck <hanno@...eck.de> To: Chet Ramey <chet.ramey@...e.edu> Cc: Tavis Ormandy <taviso@...xchg8b.com>, Florian Weimer <fw@...eb.enyo.de>, Michal Zalewski <lcamtuf@...edump.cx>, Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com>, oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Eric Blake <eblake@...hat.com> Subject: Re: CVE-2014-6271: remote code execution through bash On Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:39:19 -0400 Chet Ramey <chet.ramey@...e.edu> wrote: > OK, here are the more-or-less final versions of the patches for > bash-2.05b through bash-4.3. I made two changes from earlier today: > the function export suffix is now `%%', which is not part of a the > set of valid variable name characters but avoids any potential > problems with including shell metacharacters in the name; and this > version refuses to import shell functions whose name contains a > slash, for reasons I discussed earlier. From what I can see your official patches still don't contain the out-of-bound memory fixes. While not exposing the parser to random variables should shield that somewhat and reduce impact, they still should be fixed and the redhat patch looks pretty straightforward. -- Hanno Böck http://hboeck.de/ mail/jabber: hanno@...eck.de GPG: BBB51E42 [ CONTENT OF TYPE application/pgp-signature SKIPPED ]
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