Bug 114015 - CAN-2003-0848 slocate buffer overflow
CAN-2003-0848 slocate buffer overflow
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: slocate (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2004-01-21 08:45 EST by Mark J. Cox (Product Security)
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:41 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.7-4
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Last Closed: 2004-01-29 02:48:19 EST
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Description Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2004-01-21 08:45:55 EST
A heap-based buffer overflow in slocate can allow local users to gain
"slocate" privileges via a modified slocate database that causes a
negative "pathlen" value.

        CAN-2003-0848 Affects: FC1
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2004-01-29 02:48:19 EST
This is fixed now.

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