Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2016 11:52:09 +0100 From: Agostino Sarubbo <ago@...too.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: cve-assign@...re.org Subject: Re: Re: libdwarf: heap-based buffer overflow in get_attr_value (print_die.c) On Friday 11 November 2016 12:43:58 cve-assign@...re.org wrote: > We would need more impact analysis before assigning a CVE ID for this. > It seems to affect only the dwarfdump command-line program, not > library code that is used in arbitrary applications. That's right. The problem is only in the command line utility and not in any library. As it is a buffer over read of 1, it is fine for me to don't have a cve for this issue but I shared because distro(s) would have the patch aboard. -- Agostino Sarubbo Gentoo Linux Developer
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.
Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.