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Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 14:10:55 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: Emacs 21 fast-lock-mode arbitrary
 lips code execution

Name: CVE-2008-2142
Status: Candidate
Reference: MISC:
Reference: MISC:
Reference: CONFIRM:

Emacs 21 and XEmacs automatically load and execute .flc (fast lock) files
that are associated with other files are edited within Emacs, which allows
user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code.

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