Date: Tue, 8 Mar 2011 17:35:50 -0500 (EST) From: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...-smtp.mitre.org> To: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: glibc locale escaping issue On Tue, 8 Mar 2011, Josh Bressers wrote: > I think the line between fix vs enhancement is crossed when we're talking > about documented behavior. Discrepancy between documented behavior and actual behavior - whether an error in the code or an error in the documentation - plus a clear or likely exploit scenario - *especially* for multi-purpose libraries and interpreters - seems reasonable for assigning a CVE. - Steve
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