Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:31:19 +0100 From: Florian Weimer <fweimer@...hat.com> To: Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb@...eolan.org> CC: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Assign a CVE Identifier <cve-assign@...re.org>, VideoLAN Security Team <security@...eolan.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: BD-J implementation in libbluray On 02/23/2015 10:27 AM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote: > On 23 Feb, Florian Weimer wrote : >> Missing Java Security Manager sandboxing mechanism / feature in the >> org.videolan.BDJLoader class > > The code corresponding to: > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=959433 > > is gone from newer release. You should upgrade, since we don't support > old releases. Still needs CVE assignment, though. > As for https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=959434 > > "Fixing it would not change anything. Xlet (that requests the mount, or is > being executed from the mount) could as well uncompress the files by self > where it wants, even download other files from internet." > > So, maybe you want to have a full Xlet sandboxing? Or is it something > else? Yes, I do think full sandboxing is required because content publishers have attacked end user system integrity in the past, so I don't think they can be trusted. -- Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security
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