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Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2023 15:39:44 -0400
From: Siddhesh Poyarekar <>
Subject: Re: CVE-2023-4806, CVE-2023-5156: glibc: potential
 use-after-free in getaddrinfo()

On Tue, Oct 3, 2023 at 3:31 PM Rodrigo Freire <> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 3, 2023 at 4:18 PM Solar Designer <> wrote:
> > Hi,
> Hello,
> <snip>
> >
> > Puzzlingly, the latter URL lists RHEL 9 as affected, even though I think
> > the original buggy fix hasn't yet made it into a RHEL 9 glibc update.
> > Maybe that's part of Red Hat's tracking of what's in their pipeline.
> The affected code was backported into RHEL9's glibc and it is affected.
> The fix is traversing our productization pipeline and we will ship
> when it's done.

To elaborate, none of the *released* versions of rhel-9 are affected
by it, but the RHEL process is using it to coordinate things in the
release pipeline.



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