Bug 192698 - CVE-2006-2480 Dia format string issue (CVE-2006-2453)
CVE-2006-2480 Dia format string issue (CVE-2006-2453)
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: dia (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Caolan McNamara
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Reported: 2006-05-22 14:03 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0541
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-06-05 11:07:16 EDT
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch which fixes additional format string issues (8.97 KB, patch)
2006-05-23 07:44 EDT, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff
A few more format string issues fixed. (554 bytes, patch)
2006-05-23 12:56 EDT, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0541 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: dia security update 2006-06-01 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Josh Bressers 2006-05-22 14:03:53 EDT
Dia format string issue

Dia has a format string vulnerability in the way it displays error
messages.  It is possible for a user to create a maliciou dia file
which could


Thre is a fix in the upstream bug:
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2006-05-23 07:44:51 EDT
Created attachment 129852 [details]
Patch which fixes additional format string issues
Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2006-05-23 07:54:53 EDT
The above patch fixes a number of additional format string issues discovered by
Hans de Goede and has been assigned the CVE id CVE-2006-2453
Comment 6 Josh Bressers 2006-05-23 12:56:21 EDT
Created attachment 129875 [details]
A few more format string issues fixed.
Comment 7 Caolan McNamara 2006-05-23 16:50:32 EDT
oky doky, added. Built into 4E-errata, and 
mkerrata-wrapper dist-4E-errata-candidate dia-0.94-5.7.1 has been run.
Comment 11 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-06-05 11:07:16 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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