Bug 146737 - CAN-2005-0155 multiple setuid perl issues (CAN-2005-0156)
CAN-2005-0155 multiple setuid perl issues (CAN-2005-0156)
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
3.0
All Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Chip Turner
David Lawrence
impact=important,embargo=yes
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Reported: 2005-01-31 22:14 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-02-07 11:42:40 EST
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Text sent to vendor-sec (6.00 KB, text/plain)
2005-01-31 22:14 EST, Josh Bressers
no flags Details
Proposed patch (742 bytes, patch)
2005-01-31 22:17 EST, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-31 22:14:11 EST
Created attachment 110480 [details]
Text sent to vendor-sec
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-01-31 22:14:11 EST
The following isuses were reported regarding running setuid perl executables
(I'm attaching the report as a text file as it is long).


buffer overflow caused by very long paths
and a PERLIO_DEBUG file overwrite bug.
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-01-31 22:15:43 EST
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2005-01-31 22:17:22 EST
Created attachment 110481 [details]
Proposed patch

This patch needs peer review.
Comment 4 Josh Bressers 2005-02-01 08:56:00 EST
CAN-2005-0155 for the privilege escalation in debug mode
CAN-2005-0156 for the buffer overflow
Comment 5 Chip Turner 2005-02-01 12:39:28 EST
patch applied and built into dist-3.0E-errata-candidate
Comment 8 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-02-03 04:08:09 EST
Removing embargo, public via ubuntu
Comment 10 Josh Bressers 2005-02-03 18:02:49 EST
This issue does not affect RHEL2.1
Comment 11 Josh Bressers 2005-02-07 11:42:40 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-105.html

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