Openwall GNU/*/Linux - a small security-enhanced Linux distro for servers
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Wed, 3 Feb 2010 13:16:09 -0500 (EST)
From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- GMime-2.4.15


----- "Jan Lieskovsky" <jlieskov@...hat.com> wrote:

> Hi Josh, Steve, vendors,
> 
>    GMime upstream has released latest 2.4.15 [1] version of the
> library fixing one security issue. From 2.4.15-changes [2] file:
> 
> 2010-01-31  Jeffrey Stedfast  <fejj@...ell.com>
> 
> 	* gmime/gmime-encodings.h (GMIME_UUENCODE_LEN): Fixed to prevent
> 	possible buffer overflows.
> 
> References:
> 
> [1] http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gmime/2.4/
> [2]
> http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gmime/2.4/gmime-2.4.15.changes
> [3]
> http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gmime/2.4/gmime-2.4.14-2.4.15.diff.gz
> [4] http://secunia.com/advisories/38459/
> 
> Could you allocate a CVE id for this?
> 

Please use CVE-2010-0409 for this.

Thanks.

-- 
    JB

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Your e-mail address:

Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.