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Date: Fri, 6 May 2011 14:37:54 +0200
From: Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: CVE request: libarchive, multiple overflows

Hello,
our maintainer found the following patches:
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I was doing some maintainance on bsdtar package and noticed that there was a
buffer overflow fix upstream, see
http://code.google.com/p/libarchive/source/detail?r=3158&path=/trunk/libarchive/archive_read_support_format_iso9660.c

Also SUSE package does not include the
http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/gitweb/?p=libarchive.git;a=blob_plain;f=libarchive-2.8.4-iso9660-data-types.patch;hb=HEAD
patch which seems to be security sensitive also.
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More overflow fixes:

http://code.google.com/p/libarchive/source/detail?r=2842
http://code.google.com/p/libarchive/source/detail?r=3160

Use-after-free fix (not sure if exploitable):

http://code.google.com/p/libarchive/source/detail?r=3038
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Cheers,
Thomas


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SUSE LINUX GmbH, GF: Jeff Hawn, Jennifer Guild, Felix Imend├Ârffer, HRB 21284 (AG N├╝rnberg
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