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Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 15:57:53 +0200
From: yersinia <>
Subject: Re: libdbus hardening

As you already know popt include it from many years.

Best regards


2012/7/10, Solar Designer <>:
> On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 03:13:55PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> Perhaps we can put a getenv_secure() into libc, which will perform all
>> the appropriate checks (including future checks we do not know about
>> yet)?  Duplicating the code in many libraries does not seem prudent.
> We already have __secure_getenv() in glibc, which I think is what
> libraries like this should be using on systems with glibc.
> Apparently, it was even in LSB until 1.3 inclusive, but was since
> dropped from there?
> Alexander

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