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Date: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:55:06 +0100
From: Florian Weimer <>
Subject: CVE request: Invalid pointer dereference in the GNOME librest library

The OAuth implementation in librest, a helper library for RESTful
services part of the GNOME project, incorrectly truncates the pointer
returned by the rest_proxy_call_get_url function call, leading to an
application crash, or worse.

Upstream bug:
See also:

The security impact was noted in 2015, although the bug was fixed in 2014.

Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security

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