Follow @Openwall on Twitter for new release announcements and other news
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2012 12:24:28 +0200
From: Sebastian Krahmer <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- libgssapi, libgssglue -- Ability to load untrusted configuration file, when loading GSS mechanisms and their definitions during initialization

Indeed, the point was to also check against fscaps:

At least it should be considered for future builds. The mount.nfs
case was only interesting for the suid bit.

(also see


On Tue, Apr 24, 2012 at 12:03:58PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Marcus Meissner:
> >> Would you mind sharing the patch you used in SLE packages?  It does not
> >> seem to have been fixed in OpenSUSE yet.  Thanks!
> >
> > I just did a basic uid check.
> Shouldn't you check GID against EGID, too, for completeness?


~ perl
~ $_='print"\$_=\47$_\47;eval"';eval
~ - SuSE Security Team

SUSE LINUX Products GmbH,
GF: Jeff Hawn, Jennifer Guild, Felix Imendörffer, HRB 16746 (AG Nürnberg)
Maxfeldstraße 5
90409 Nürnberg

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.