Bug 1475734 - (CVE-2017-11590) CVE-2017-11590 libgxps: NULL pointer dereference in the caseless_hash function
CVE-2017-11590 libgxps: NULL pointer dereference in the caseless_hash function
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=low,public=20170720,reported=2...
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Depends On: 1473167 1475738
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Reported: 2017-07-27 04:53 EDT by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2017-07-27 05:26 EDT (History)
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-07-27 04:53:44 EDT
There is a NULL pointer dereference in the caseless_hash function in gxps-archive.c in libgxps 0.2.5. A crafted input will lead to a denial of service attack.

Product bug:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1473167
Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-07-27 04:54:19 EDT
Created libgxps tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1475738]

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