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Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 10:20:31 +0100
From: Sebastian Krahmer <krahmer@...e.de>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: CVE Request coreutils


I think its this one:

http://bit.ly/UOzlmT

and the alloca() inside it.

Sebastian

On Mon, Jan 21, 2013 at 07:17:49PM +0100, Moritz Muehlenhoff wrote:
> Hi Sebastian,
> 
> > Can someone assign a CVE id for a buffer overflow in coreutils?
> > Its the same code snippet (coreutils-i18n.patch) and it affects sort, uniq and join:
> > 
> > https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=798538
> > https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=796243
> > https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=798541
> 
> Could you send the faulty patch to the list so that distros can validate
> that they don't include it themselves?
> 
> Cheers,
>         Moritz

-- 

~ perl self.pl
~ $_='print"\$_=\47$_\47;eval"';eval
~ krahmer@...e.de - SuSE Security Team

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