Bug 847718

Summary: glibc: Integer overflows, leading to stack-based buffer overflows in strto* related routines [fedora-all]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov>
Component: glibcAssignee: Jeff Law <law>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 16CC: jakub, law, pfrankli, schwab
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OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2012-08-17 21:29:48 EDT Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 847715    

Description Jan Lieskovsky 2012-08-13 06:55:07 EDT
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora
versions.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

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http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs

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bug IDs of this bug's parent bugs filed against the "Security Response"
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in the RPM changelog when available.

Bodhi update submission link:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=847715

Please note: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora.
Only one tracking bug has been filed; please ensure that it is only closed
when all affected versions are fixed.


[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2012-08-15 13:09:31 EDT
glibc-2.14.90-24.fc16.9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/glibc-2.14.90-24.fc16.9
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-08-15 13:11:59 EDT
glibc-2.15-56.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/glibc-2.15-56.fc17
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-08-15 13:25:32 EDT
glibc-2.16-8.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/glibc-2.16-8.fc18
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-08-15 18:52:19 EDT
Package glibc-2.15-56.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing glibc-2.15-56.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-11927/glibc-2.15-56.fc17
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-08-17 21:29:48 EDT
glibc-2.15-56.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-08-27 18:59:39 EDT
glibc-2.14.90-24.fc16.9 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-09-17 19:50:44 EDT
glibc-2.16-8.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.