Bug 192699 - CVE-2006-2480 Dia format string issue (CVE-2006-2453)
CVE-2006-2480 Dia format string issue (CVE-2006-2453)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dia (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Caolan McNamara
: Security
: 192538 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 190942
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Reported: 2006-05-22 14:04 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 0.94-16.fc4
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Last Closed: 2006-05-25 03:35:00 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-05-22 14:04:07 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 1 Caolan McNamara 2006-05-23 03:46:33 EDT
*** Bug 192538 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2006-05-23 08:00:03 EDT
A number of additional format string issues were discovered by Hans de Goede and
has been assigned the CVE id CVE-2006-2453.

The fix is attachment 129852 [details]
Comment 3 Caolan McNamara 2006-05-23 11:03:28 EDT
*grumble*, backported 0.95 patch to 0.94. Pushing...
Comment 4 Caolan McNamara 2006-05-23 14:55:21 EDT
updated with new bits, re-pushing
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2006-05-24 19:24:06 EDT
dia-0.94-16.fc4 has been pushed for fc4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.

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