Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2008 10:55:31 +0200 From: Matthias Andree <matthias.andree@....de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE Id Request: fetchmail <= 6.3.8 DoS when logging long headers in -v -v mode Jonathan Smith schrieb: > Matthias Andree wrote: >> Impeding the 6.3.9 release, there are some nasty bugs that aren't >> security relevant which are pending the fix, but are hard to debug. > > Are these bugs regressions against 6.3.8? If so, it might make sense to > cherry-pick the security fixes from svn and cut a 184.108.40.206 release with > 6.3.8+patches. If not, why let non-regressions hold up 6.3.9? Release overhead; but you're right, I might just make that cut and let 6.3.9 out (since the bugs are long-standing, rather than recent regressions) and postpone fixing of the other bugs to 6.3.10. -- Matthias Andree
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