Bug 146739 - CAN-2005-0155 multiple setuid perl issues (CAN-2005-0156 )
CAN-2005-0155 multiple setuid perl issues (CAN-2005-0156 )
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chip Turner
David Lawrence
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Blocks: 142822
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Reported: 2005-01-31 22:19 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-15 04:18:20 EST
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-31 22:19:54 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 146737 ***

------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.31
22:14 -------

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.

The advisory is attachment 110480 [details]
The proposed patch is attachment 110481 [details]
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-02-01 08:55:09 EST
CAN-2005-0155 for the privilege escalation in debug mode
CAN-2005-0156 for the buffer overflow
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-02-03 04:07:20 EST
removing embargo; ubuntu published an advisory on this
Comment 4 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-02-15 04:18:20 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.


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