Bug 198612 - gnupg segfaults when searching for UTF-8 names
gnupg segfaults when searching for UTF-8 names
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnupg (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-07-12 06:29 EDT by monniaux
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.4.4-6
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Last Closed: 2006-07-12 17:12:22 EDT
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Description monniaux 2006-07-12 06:29:48 EDT
Description of problem:
gnupg segfaults when searching for keys in keyserver if the key contains a
non-ASCII UTF-8 character

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. export LANG=en_US.UTF-8
2. gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --search-key é (the last character is e acute)
Actual results:
gpg: searching for "é" from hkp server pgp.mit.edu
*** buffer overflow detected ***: /usr/lib/gnupg/gpgkeys_hkp terminated
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Expected results:
Normal key lookup.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2006-07-12 17:12:22 EDT
Upstream's fixed this in their tree, and it should be fixed in 1.4.4-6.

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