Bug 1026964 - gobject-introspection: use secure_getenv
gobject-introspection: use secure_getenv
Status: NEW
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gobject-introspection (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Colin Walters
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Blocks: 1026934
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Reported: 2013-11-05 12:58 EST by Florian Weimer
Modified: 2017-11-01 20:09 EDT (History)
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Description Florian Weimer 2013-11-05 12:58:09 EST
As a safety measure against use from SUID/SGID processes, secure_getenv should be used in girepository/girepository.c to obtain the value of the GI_TYPELIB_PATH environment variable (and not g_getenv).
Comment 5 RHEL Product and Program Management 2014-03-28 01:48:17 EDT
This request was not resolved in time for the current release.
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