Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1029468
pvm: trcsort crashes with exit status 139
Last modified: 2014-05-29 03:09:52 EDT
trcsort, found in the package PVM, crashes with exit status 139.
The reporter has specifically crafted a shell file, which have been confirmed to crash the application with error output as:
/crash.sh: line 20: 7696 Segmentation fault (core dumped) /usr/share/pvm3/bin/LINUXX86_64/tracer "`cat $DIR/argv_1.symb`" < "$DIR/file___dev__stdin.symb"
The complete crash dump and shell file is provided by the original reporter here:
Created pvm tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1029469]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 1029471]
The Red Hat Security Security Response team does not consider this issue to be a security flaw.