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Bug 155029 - CAN-2005-0753 multiple issues in cvs
Summary: CAN-2005-0753 multiple issues in cvs
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cvs
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Martin Stransky
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,embargoed=20050418,so...
: 155476 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-04-15 19:25 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-04-25 19:28:11 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Proposed upstream patch from Derek (deleted)
2005-04-15 19:25 UTC, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:387 high SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: cvs security update 2005-04-25 04:00:00 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-15 19:25:25 UTC
Derek Price alerted vendor-sec about a buffer overflow and an incorrect free.

The incorrect free seems to be part of a dead codepath, I'm not 100% sure of
this though.

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-04-15 19:25:26 UTC
Created attachment 113250 [details]
Proposed upstream patch from Derek

Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-04-15 19:26:19 UTC
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1 and RHEL3

Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2005-04-19 10:35:58 UTC
Removing embargo

Comment 4 Josh Bressers 2005-04-20 20:37:05 UTC
*** Bug 155476 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2005-04-25 19:28:12 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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