Bug 1401522 (CVE-2016-9798)

Summary: CVE-2016-9798 bluez: use-after-free in conf_opt()
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Martin Prpič <mprpic>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: dwmw2, dwmw2, dzickus
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Description Martin Prpič 2016-12-05 13:56:36 UTC
A use-after-free was found in  the conf_opt() function in the tools/parser/l2cap.c source file of bluez. This issue can be triggered by processing a corrupted dump file and will result in hcidump crash.

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Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2016-12-05 14:40:14 UTC
Created bluez-hcidump tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1401549]