Bug 1787040 (CVE-2019-19746) - CVE-2019-19746 transfig: integer overflow leads to out-of-bounds write in make_arrow in arrow.c
Summary: CVE-2019-19746 transfig: integer overflow leads to out-of-bounds write in mak...
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2019-19746
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1787041 1787042 1795756 1795757
Blocks: 1787043
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2019-12-30 14:41 UTC by Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz
Modified: 2020-01-28 19:33 UTC (History)
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Description Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2019-12-30 14:41:53 UTC
make_arrow in arrow.c in Xfig fig2dev 3.2.7b allows a segmentation fault and out-of-bounds write because of an integer overflow via a large arrow type.

Reference:
https://sourceforge.net/p/mcj/tickets/57/

Upstream commit:
https://sourceforge.net/p/mcj/fig2dev/ci/3065abc7b4f740ed6532322843531317de782a26/

Comment 1 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2019-12-30 14:43:24 UTC
Created xfig tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1787042]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1787041]

Comment 2 Hans de Goede 2020-01-15 19:48:45 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 14:58:05 UTC
Thank you for this information.
I fixed the names for this bug and closed the EPEL as notabug, I will update the other bugs as well.


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