Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:03:18 -0600 From: "Don A. Bailey" <donb@...uritymouse.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request for unchecked size argument in malloc() in CHICKEN Scheme I find this extremely amusing. https://www.securitymouse.com/lms-2014-06-23-7 D > On Mar 15, 2017, at 4:47 PM, Peter Bex <peter@...e-magic.net> wrote: > > Hello all, > > I'd like to request a CVE for an unchecked malloc() argument in > CHICKEN Scheme's SRFI-4 vector constructors, when allocating the > vector in unmanaged memory. Due to the missing range check, this > could result in negative or too small size allocations, which would > result in a crash or a buffer overrun, depending on the size. > > This issue affects all current releases of CHICKEN Scheme, including > the latest release, 4.12.0. > > The official announcement was made here: > http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/chicken-announce/2017-03/msg00000.html > > Cheers, > Peter Bex
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