Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 16:03:46 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Moritz Mühlenhoff <jmm@...til.org>, coley <coley@...re.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: Pidgin crash ----- Original Message ----- > 2011/8/22 Moritz Mühlenhoff <jmm@...til.org>: > > On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 02:55:34AM -0400, Huzaifa Sidhpurwala wrote: > >> Hi Mark, > >> > >> >Hi! Would it be possible to issue a CVE for a new crash in Pidgin? > >> > >> >http://pidgin.im/news/security/?id=53 > >> > >> Please use CVE-2011-2942 for this issue. > >> > >> Also looking at http://pidgin.im/news/security it seems two other > >> security issues were also fixed in 2.10.0, do you want CVEs to be > >> assigned for them as well? > > > > Please do. Since they're published in the form of upstream advisories > > we'd like to properly track them in the Debian Security Tracker. > > That's fine by me. As an upstream developer I don't feel like I have a > strong incentive to obtain a CVE. But if it's helpful to packagers, than > sure. > > The two issues in question are discussed here: > http://pidgin.im/news/security/?id=54 This is a MSN crash. Use CVE-2011-3184 > http://pidgin.im/news/security/?id=55 > > The second one only affects Pidgin on Microsoft Windows. > Use CVE-2011-3185 for this. Thanks. -- JB
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