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Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2015 16:28:00 +0200
From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
Subject: Re: Re: CVE request: BD-J implementation in libbluray


Disclaimer: I have not investigated the situation in detail:

On Mon, Oct 12, 2015 at 02:50:56PM -0400, wrote:
> In 0.7.0, the configure script has:
>   --enable-bdjava         enable BD-Java support (default is no)
> under "Optional Features" but we didn't find any documentation or
> comments suggesting that --enable-bdjava was recommended for general
> use cases at that time. Apparently, BDJSecurityManager development
> came after 0.7.0.
> In other words, our perspective is that the primary known mistake is
> that the Fedora packaging process chose a non-standard default
> behavior, and either didn't investigate or didn't document the risks.
> If anyone else independently chose --enable-bdjava for their package
> based on 0.7.0 or earlier, then they can have their own CVE ID.

Does that mean that in principle Debian would in principle recieve a
separate CVE ID, since it looks --neable-bdjava was passed there on
the build as well in earlier versions? Cf.


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