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Bug 228716

Summary: [RHEL4] [patch] cid-12 Avoid static buffer overruns in debugfs
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Bryn M. Reeves <bmr>
Component: e2fsprogsAssignee: Eric Sandeen <esandeen>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Jay Turner <jturner>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 4.4CC: sct, srevivo
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0758 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 16:01:35 UTC Type: ---
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Description Flags
Patch correcting array usage in rdump_dirent none

Description Bryn M. Reeves 2007-02-14 16:43:56 UTC
Description of problem:
This is the same problem described in bug 228706, this time in debugfs'
rdump_dirent function (debugfs/dump.c):

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
See steps in bug 228706

Actual results:
The byte after the end of name[] is overwritten.

Expected results:
The assignment stays within the array bounds.

Comment 1 Bryn M. Reeves 2007-02-14 16:43:56 UTC
Created attachment 148065 [details]
Patch correcting array usage in rdump_dirent

Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-05-09 07:41:05 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 5 Eric Sandeen 2007-05-29 20:12:43 UTC
upstream commit for cid-11, cid-12, cid-13 at

Comment 6 Benjamin Kahn 2007-06-08 14:37:27 UTC
Applying a DEV_ACK for Eric Sandeen <>.  This bug
    was found by coverity and has a patch available.

Comment 9 Eric Sandeen 2007-07-02 20:42:21 UTC
In cvs as of e2fsprogs-1.35-12.7.el4

Comment 13 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 16:01:35 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.