Date: Mon, 05 Mar 2012 14:54:54 -0700 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: mwlib < 0.13.5 DoS flaw On 03/05/2012 10:06 AM, Vincent Danen wrote: > Could a CVE be assigned to the following please? > > It was reported that mwlib suffered from a flaw that could allow a > remote attacker to perform a denial of service attack on a mwlib > installation by forcing it to parse a specially-crafted #iferror magic > function. This has been corrected in upstream version 0.13.5. > > References: > > http://groups.google.com/group/mwlib/browse_thread/thread/c2bd1cee77a8a79?hl=en > > http://www.google.com/url?sa=D&q=https://github.com/pediapress/mwlib/pull/10&usg=AFQjCNHgoXQUYFtEj0L8VP5K8Xn_GoTOyw > > https://github.com/pediapress/mwlib/commit/aa987c281c10e29f26aa0faa21c04f3bb1167fde > > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=800064 > Please use CVE-2012-1109 for this issue. -- Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
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