Bug 1383211 (CVE-2016-8568, CVE-2016-8569) - CVE-2016-8568 CVE-2016-8569 libgit2: Invalid memory accesses parsing object files
Summary: CVE-2016-8568 CVE-2016-8569 libgit2: Invalid memory accesses parsing object f...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2016-8568, CVE-2016-8569
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1383212 1383213
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-10-10 08:20 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-06-26 15:02:40 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2016-10-10 08:20:54 UTC
CVE-2016-8568

* Read out-of-bounds in git_oid_nfmt:
https://github.com/libgit2/libgit2/issues/3936

CVE-2016-8569

* DoS using a null pointer dereference in git_commit_message:
https://github.com/libgit2/libgit2/issues/3937

Proposed patch:

https://github.com/libgit2/libgit2/pull/3956

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2016-10-10 08:21:57 UTC
Created libgit2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1383212]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1383213]


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