Date: Sun, 29 May 2016 14:46:48 -0400 (EDT) From: cve-assign@...re.org To: fernando@...l-life.com Cc: cve-assign@...re.org, oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE Request: libgd - gdCtxPrintf memory leak -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 > https://github.com/libgd/libgd/issues/211 > > length from the failed vsnprintf attempt to copy more than 8000 chars > on a 4096 buffer ... libgd returns this length as is and PHP prints > more information from memory than it should. > https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/4dc1a2d7931017d3625f2d7cff70a17ce58b53b4 > > xbm: avoid stack overflow (read) with large names #211 > > We use the name passed in to printf into a local stack buffer which is > limited to 4000 bytes. So given a large enough value, lots of stack > data is leaked. Use CVE-2016-5116. > PHP devs marked it as a "not a bug" because the bundled version of > libgd with PHP 5.5 is not vulnerable, however using PHP with > systemwide libgd is a common practice. For purposes of CVE ID assignment, we do not feel that it's necessary to suggest a decision about whether this must also be considered a vulnerability in any PHP 5.5.x releases. 4dc1a2d7931017d3625f2d7cff70a17ce58b53b4 indicates that it's an upstream bug, and the bug has plausible security relevance in some contexts (which might be contexts involving integration of libgd and PHP, or might be non-PHP contexts). - -- CVE Assignment Team M/S M300, 202 Burlington Road, Bedford, MA 01730 USA [ A PGP key is available for encrypted communications at http://cve.mitre.org/cve/request_id.html ] -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1 iQIcBAEBCAAGBQJXSzioAAoJEHb/MwWLVhi2otMQAIa8J38OGLLay1kQr/aEq4q9 4dGoTKtxLdlVWVjlb/jhrWHQNY9YDj4tfTHJROKbCakdSTtyaD9r1aTkaTY6Ks8y H+TEUtzwGFYNeT/4JvKeF77i+u9ILVVeKIF0ZLL6VjKhDSO8zrBXsWx5fcofa4gH mjrxhOWw81W6N0jT0kxajqZuFWB5d6zLNovw5T3BG4g7kl0yOB//dCUhil/Zey7I bNJTj7+2TVCTI9s1+4Rs2AqU6XdrrGUSP8iTRiaBXgLMKny2a9X08hVmxZw6B2tW 70NN8pTd/yQc9G77oHMDoNOc0nDV3/ZSQyt4abs4PWowbfOcZdnvIVBDyOKzY7Ev 55QIyizv0Se7/QV0bn3C5/3DiuV9olVy9rJ0OyxDdLCALcDyozG+L62ZyicQMtae /s2HJWa4numcn69fwr1nzYYnvwZWO3Bh+SsnQfrCv973t25mJNnA3CL4UMtWSH6c Qbh5/eLZUkRIBYFCaD2uoCjXLXrTwwZ8BNiN+cUc99NjYCkwAE8crtO6D623yymt 6CZkKdr9UkbDCF3oU3ZFecEBCs6wk368PoDmIoopNXwN6lkTfKFH7UmawhsB4jQw SnM2CKgANYCzFPKop8nsoBI/o8bEn4qBkZ3G8qRoI+NpvZvZ06IIYsti8cqAUChK 9MEsup58hdRErJXYoUPJ =yK1x -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
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