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Bug 1759

Summary: /usr/bin/play is a shell script which can be exploited via mime types
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Preston Brown <pbrown>
Component: soxAssignee: Mike Maher <mike>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: high    
Version: 6.0CC: gafton
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 1999-04-01 22:37:09 UTC Type: ---
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Description Preston Brown 1999-03-24 21:46:38 UTC
/usr/bin/play doesn't properly quote its arguments, and when
fed a properly crafted 'audio file', could do some nasty
things to your system as the user it is being run as.

Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-03-24 22:18:59 UTC
assigned to mike

Comment 2 Mike Maher 1999-04-01 22:37:59 UTC
This problem is fixed and in the tree.