Bug 1679138 (CVE-2019-8907)

Summary: CVE-2019-8907 file: do_core_note in readelf.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: msiddiqu
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Version: unspecifiedCC: abhgupta, dbaker, hhorak, jorton, kdudka, rcollet, sthangav, trankin, webstack-team
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Bug Depends On: 1679139    
Bug Blocks: 1679141    

Description msiddiqu 2019-02-20 12:47:13 UTC
do_core_note in readelf.c in libmagic in file 5.35 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack corruption and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.


Comment 1 msiddiqu 2019-02-20 12:47:30 UTC
Created file tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1679139]

Comment 3 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-03-09 22:31:42 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):