Bug 1786726 (CVE-2019-19797) - CVE-2019-19797 transfig: out-of-bounds write in read_colordef in read.c
Summary: CVE-2019-19797 transfig: out-of-bounds write in read_colordef in read.c
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2019-19797
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1786727 1786728
Blocks: 1786731
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-12-27 14:29 UTC by Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz
Modified: 2020-01-16 15:05 UTC (History)
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Description Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2019-12-27 14:29:36 UTC
read_colordef in read.c in Xfig fig2dev 3.2.7b has an out-of-bounds write.


Comment 1 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2019-12-27 14:30:28 UTC
Created xfig tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1786728]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1786727]

Comment 2 Hans de Goede 2020-01-15 19:48:35 UTC
fig2dev is part of transfig, not xfig.

I've update the Fedora tracking bug accordingly, EPEL does not appear to have transfig, so I believe that the EPEL tracking bug can be closed, but I'm leaving that up to you.

I'm also leaving any necessary updates to this bug (Summary?) up to you.

Comment 3 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2020-01-16 15:05:30 UTC
Thank you for your information.

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