Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 17:21:21 -0600 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Re: CVE request for Calibre On 11/03/2011 05:14 AM, Dan Rosenberg wrote: >> 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 I took a quick look at that, I'm not clear on which ones have beenaddressed , if you could comment on the original issues, which are addressed and link to code commit I can start assigning CVEs. -- -Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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