Bug 1399665 (CVE-2016-9424)

Summary: CVE-2016-9424 w3m: Out-of-bounds heap write due to negative array index
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Andrej Nemec <anemec>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: eng-i18n-bugs, i18n-bugs, pnemade
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OS: Linux   
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Bug Depends On: 1401423, 1401424    
Bug Blocks: 1399744    

Description Andrej Nemec 2016-11-29 14:32:01 UTC
An out of bounds heap write will occur while parsing malicously crafted input, crashing the application or having other unspecified impact.

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Comment 1 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2016-12-05 08:51:26 UTC
Created w3m tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1401423]
Affects: epel-7 [bug 1401424]