Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2012 06:47:08 -1000 From: akuster <akuster@...sta.com> To: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> CC: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: Re: fix to CVE-2009-4307 On 4/3/12 4:55 PM, Kurt Seifried wrote: > On 04/03/2012 04:32 PM, akuster wrote: >> Hello, >> >> Was there a CVE assigned to commit d50f2ab6f050311dbf7b8f5501b25f0bf64a439b? >> >> Commit 503358ae01b70ce6909d19dd01287093f6b6271c ("ext4: avoid divide by >> zero when trying to mount a corrupted file system") fixes CVE-2009-4307 >> by performing a sanity check on s_log_groups_per_flex, since it can be >> set to a bogus value by an attacker. >> >> - Armin > > I assume you are talking about this: > > http://git.kernel.org/?p=virt/kvm/kvm.git;a=commitdiff;h=d50f2ab6f050311dbf7b8f5501b25f0bf64a439b Yes. <snippet> > > What specific do you want a CVE assigned for? > > For #1 I can see a CVE of the "a previous patch didn't completely fix > the issue, yada yada" type. Yeah, just wondering since I have seen this in the past. thanks, - Armin
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