Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2012 14:19:14 -0700 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Xi Wang <xi.wang@...il.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: xfs heap overflow On 01/10/2012 11:57 AM, Xi Wang wrote: > Commit ef14f0c1578dce4b688726eb2603e50b62d6665a introduced an integer > overflow in the ACL handling code, which could further lead to > heap-based buffer overflow via a crafted filesystem. > > Upstream commits: > http://git.kernel.org/linus/fa8b18edd752a8b4e9d1ee2cd615b82c93cf8bba > http://git.kernel.org/linus/093019cf1b18dd31b2c3b77acce4e000e2cbc9ce > > Both commits are needed to fix the vulnerability. > > The vulnerability seems to first appear in 2.6.32-rc1. 3.2 contains > only the first commit. > > - xi Do you need a CVE for this? -- -- Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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