Bug 1549855 (CVE-2014-10071) - CVE-2014-10071 zsh: buffer overflow for very long fds in >& fd syntax
Summary: CVE-2014-10071 zsh: buffer overflow for very long fds in >& fd syntax
Alias: CVE-2014-10071
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20141006,reported=2...
Depends On: 1571057 1571058
Blocks: 1549839
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-02-27 21:59 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-06-08 22:43 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: zsh 5.0.7
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Doc Text:
A buffer overflow flaw was found in the zsh shell file descriptor redirection functionality. An attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial of service by crashing the user shell.
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2018-11-30 00:28:34 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:3073 None None None 2018-10-30 07:30:09 UTC

Description Laura Pardo 2018-02-27 21:59:33 UTC
A flaw was found in zsh prior 5.0.7. There is a buffer overflow for very long fds in >& fd syntax.


Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2018-10-30 07:30:00 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:3073 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3073

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