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Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:37:57 +0200
From: Jakub Wilk <>
Subject: Re: Fwd: Non-upstream patches for bash

* Solar Designer <>, 2014-09-27, 19:06:
>Has anyone started reviewing bash for possible other code paths where 
>untrusted input may hit the parser?

I haven't look at the code, but what makes me nervous is that the parser 
is not locale-agnostic. Here's an example how it can be exploited:

Jakub Wilk

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