Bug 1993070 (CVE-2021-20314)

Summary: CVE-2021-20314 libspf2: stack buffer overflow when processing SPF explanation macros
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Dhananjay Arunesh <darunesh>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: tkorbar
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A stack buffer overflow was found in libspf2 when processing certain SPF macros. This issue can lead to a denial of service and potentially code execution via malicious crafted SPF explanation messages. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality, integrity, as well as system availability.
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Last Closed: 2021-08-12 13:28:16 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1993071, 1993072    
Bug Blocks: 1994465    

Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2021-08-12 10:29:49 UTC
Stack buffer overflow in libspf2 versions below 1.2.11 when processing certain SPF macros can lead to Denial of service and potentially code execution via malicious crafted SPF explanation messages. CVE-2021-20314 has been assigned to this issue.


Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2021-08-12 10:30:15 UTC
Created libspf2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1993072]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1993071]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-08-12 13:28:16 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.