Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:46:03 +0200 From: Agostino Sarubbo <ago@...too.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Seth Arnold <seth.arnold@...onical.com>, cve-assign@...re.org Subject: Re: siege: off-by-one in load_conf() On Tuesday 14 July 2015 13:11:52 Seth Arnold wrote: > Does load_conf() process any information from any untrusted sources? Has > Siege processed any data from the network at this point? I don't know exactly, ask upstream. > This sounds like a regular bug rather than a security boundary, unless I've > misunderstood the application. Everyone has a security concept of the off-by-one. This is the reason because I mentioned to assign a cve if for mitre is a valid request. I filed the bug because it is the case of CWE-193. Feel free to see it as a non-security impact major than a DoS/segfault. -- Agostino Sarubbo Gentoo Linux Developer
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