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Bug 154540 - CAN-2005-0941 heap overflow
Summary: CAN-2005-0941 heap overflow
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=important,public=20050412,sour...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-04-12 15:20 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-04-25 20:35:56 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
exploit doc for this vuln (deleted)
2005-04-14 14:49 UTC, Dan Williams
no flags Details

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:375 high SHIPPED_LIVE Important: security update 2005-04-25 04:00:00 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-12 15:20:57 UTC
A heap overflow was reported in

The patch is located here:

The upstream bug with a demo exploit is here:

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-04-12 15:21:45 UTC
This issue also affects RHEL3

Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-04-12 15:45:43 UTC
This issue is going to be covered by RHSA-2005:375

Comment 3 Dan Williams 2005-04-14 14:49:07 UTC
Created attachment 113151 [details]
exploit doc for this vuln

Comment 4 Dan Williams 2005-04-14 16:37:50 UTC
packages attached to RHSA-2005:375 and passed rpmdiff.  Awaiting QA.

Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2005-04-25 20:35:56 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.

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