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Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2008 17:39:43 +0200
From: Nico Golde <>
Subject: Re: data-destroiny malfunction: is that a "security" issue

Hi Hanno,
* Hanno Böck <> [2008-10-06 17:23]:
> Today some question arised in my mind.
> Preface: I found a bug in obexftp. It has some option -G, which will download 
> a file and afterwards delete it. The problem is, it'll do the second step 
> even if the first failed. So if you have some connection problem on step 1, 
> your file will be gone.
> In my case, as it's the internal memory of a mobile phone, it's probably 
> pretty much impossible to restore without some professional data rescue lab.
> Now, my question: Is this a security issue? Does it deserve a CVE?
As this is nothing that can be triggered by an attacker I 
think it's rather a normal application bug or if not a bug 
behaviour that should be documented.

Nico Golde - - - GPG: 0x73647CFF
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