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Bug 155387

Summary: HelixPlayer buffer overflow
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: HelixPlayerAssignee: John (J5) Palmieri <johnp>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: rawhideCC: hp, jkeck, security-response-team, walters
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=critical,public=20050419,reported=real,reported=20050419
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Last Closed: 2005-04-26 21:02:11 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 136450    

Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-19 20:59:03 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #155386 +++

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #153931 +++

We have been informed of a buffer overflow issue in the version of HelixPlayer
we ship.  A malicious RAM file can overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code
on a victims machine.

Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-04-25 19:43:04 UTC
John says that this needs to be fixed so that it will compile with nptl

Comment 2 John (J5) Palmieri 2005-04-26 21:02:11 UTC
The fix is in, I tested it and it is built in Rawhide