Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 07:14:26 -0400 From: Dan Rosenberg <dan.j.rosenberg@...il.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com>, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: Re: Re: CVE request for Calibre > Oh, and I suppose there's a very obvious but critical #6: > > 6. An unprivileged user an mount/unmount/eject whatever he wants, with > root permissions. Danger. > > This may help to "confirm": > https://bugs.launchpad.net/calibre/+bug/885027/ > > > As well, the maintainer has already issued a fix. From the bug report: > "Fixed in branch lp:calibre. The fix will be in the next release. > calibre is usually released every Friday.", which means the above > source link, that went to the trunk, now shows the fixed result. The > old broken code is still available here: > http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~kovid/calibre/trunk/view/9675/src/calibre/devices/linux_mount_helper.c > > Note that the maintainer has chosen only to address #5. > I'd recommend holding off on the CVE assignments for now, since these issues are currently in progress and the final tally of issues isn't complete. -Dan
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