Bug 1652029 (CVE-2018-19213)

Summary: CVE-2018-19213 nasm: memory leaks in nasm_malloc in nasmlib/malloc.c
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Laura Pardo <lpardo>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: dominik, java-sig-commits, mizdebsk, nickc
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Bug Depends On: 1652030    
Bug Blocks: 1652048    

Description Laura Pardo 2018-11-21 13:04:11 UTC
A flaw was found in Netwide Assembler (NASM) through 2.14rc16. A memory leaks that may lead to DoS, related to nasm_malloc in nasmlib/malloc.c. 


Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-11-21 13:04:32 UTC
Created nasm tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1652030]

Comment 3 Stefan Cornelius 2018-11-23 16:23:50 UTC
I'm closing this: the security impact seems too far fetched to care.