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Bug 123538 - CAN-2004-0396 CVS pserver heap overflow via Entry/Is-modified/Unchanged
CAN-2004-0396 CVS pserver heap overflow via Entry/Is-modified/Unchanged
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cvs (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Ben Levenson
: Security
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Reported: 2004-05-19 03:18 EDT by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 1.11.15-6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-05-19 15:48:50 EDT
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cvs-1.11.15-entry.patch (3.57 KB, patch)
2004-05-19 09:16 EDT, Robert Scheck
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Description Mark J. Cox 2004-05-19 03:18:43 EDT
Stefan Esser of eMatters discovered a flaw in the CVS pserver which
allows malicious clients to execute arbitrary code with the privileges
of the CVS server.

CAN-2004-0396 Affects: FC1 FC2

Was embargoed until May19
Comment 1 Robert Scheck 2004-05-19 09:16:04 EDT
Created attachment 100329 [details]

--- cvs.spec	   2004-04-22 19:57:50.000000000 +0200
+++ cvs.spec.rsc   2004-05-19 15:14:46.000000000 +0200
@@ -13,6 +13,7 @@
 Patch3: cvs-1.11.2-abortabort.patch
 Patch4: cvs-1.11.1p1-bs.patch
 Patch5: cvs-1.11.15-extzlib2.patch
+Patch6: cvs-1.11.15-entry.patch
 Prereq: /sbin/install-info
 Prefix: %{_prefix}
 Buildroot: %{_tmppath}/%{name}-root
@@ -44,6 +45,7 @@
 # Apply a patch to the generated files, OR
 # run autoreconf and require autoconf >= 2.58, automake >= 1.7.9
 %patch5 -p1 -b .extzlib2
+%patch6 -p1 -b .entry

 # Move my cvs xinetd example file in the correct directory
 install -m 644 %{SOURCE1} $RPM_BUILD_DIR/%{name}-%{version}/
Comment 2 Nalin Dahyabhai 2004-05-19 15:48:50 EDT
Closing and marking ERRATA, for lack of UPDATE or some other more
appropriate term.

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