Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 14:54:33 +0100 From: Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: update on CVE-2008-5718 New patch attached, the old one was missing spaces. Hope the blacklist is complete now... On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 09:21:57AM +0100, Thomas Biege wrote: > Hello Nico, > > On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 12:32:07AM +0100, Nico Golde wrote: > > Hi, > > I just did a security update for CVE-2008-5718 and since the > > description is not really verbose I thought I'd share what I > > found in case anyone else is working on that. > ... > > Cheers > > Nico > > P.S. The patch I used can be found on: > > http://people.debian.org/~nion/nmu-diff/netatalk-2.0.3-11_2.0.3-11+lenny1.patch > > I am not very happy with the patch because it just filters a handful of > characters, a better solution would be to replace popen(). > (I mentioned this on the netatalk-devel ML but got no answer so far.) > > > > -- > Bye, > Thomas > -- > Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de>, SUSE LINUX, Security Support & Auditing > SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg) > -- > Hamming's Motto: > The purpose of computing is insight, not numbers. > -- Richard W. Hamming -- Bye, Thomas -- Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de>, SUSE LINUX, Security Support & Auditing SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg) -- Hamming's Motto: The purpose of computing is insight, not numbers. -- Richard W. Hamming View attachment "netatalk-2.0.3-CVE-2008-5718.patch" of type "text/x-patch" (2293 bytes)
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