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Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2011 09:13:00 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel@...e.de>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: icu out of bounds access


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On 12/09/2011 01:31 AM, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> Hi,
>
> An of bounds access was reported in icu:
> http://bugs.icu-project.org/trac/ticket/8984
>
> Unfortunately the chrome bug is private but the commit says "buffer
> overflow":
> http://codereview.chromium.org/8822005/patch/6001/7002
>
> I suppose a negative len could end up in the strncpy at the end of the
> function causing a buffer overflow.
>
> cu
> Ludwig
>
Please use CVE-2011-4599 for this issue.

- -- 

- -Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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