Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2010 16:26:16 +0300 From: ArkanoiD <ark@...ex.net> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Brian Stafford <brian@...fford.uklinux.net>, libesmtp@...fford.uklinux.net, security@...ntu.com, Pawel Salek <pawsa@...ochem.kth.se>, jskarvad@...hat.com Subject: Re: CVE Request: libesmtp does not check NULL bytes in commonName Formally, they are not. But de facto they are there for a long time. On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 02:23:22PM +0100, Ludwig Nussel wrote: > Brian Stafford wrote: > > Since both the original and patched versions of match_component() > > implement wildcards rather less liberally than RFC 2818 implies, I > > decided to move towards the approach in the I-D. match_component() now > > accepts either a string or a single wildcard '*'. Matched characters > > are validated against the set of valid domain name component characters > > , that is, *.example.org will not match %.example.org, nor for that > > matter will the pattern %.example.org. Question: should underline '_' > > be in the set of valid characters? > > AFAIK underlines are not allowed in DNS. I'm sure someone knows the > RFC for that too :-)
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