Bug 163038 - CAN-2005-1849 zlib buffer overflow
Summary: CAN-2005-1849 zlib buffer overflow
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: zlib
Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ivana Varekova
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Blocks: CVE-2005-1849
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Reported: 2005-07-12 13:50 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2008-01-29 11:01 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-08-25 09:41:13 UTC

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-07-12 13:50:05 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #163037 +++

A buffer overflow issue has been found in zlib that can overflow
inflate_state.codes[ENOUGH] by 16 bytes.

It is possible to leverage this issue by creating a valid zlib stream.

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-07-12 13:51:07 UTC
This issue also affects FC3

Comment 2 Ivana Varekova 2005-07-22 11:08:47 UTC
Fixed versions are devel - zlib-, fc4 - zlib-
and fc3 - zlib-

Comment 3 Walter Justen 2005-08-25 09:41:13 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. This particular bug was fixed and a update package
was published for download. Please feel free to report any further bugs you find.

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