Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 415751
CVE-2007-6109 Emacs buffer overflows
Last modified: 2007-12-10 05:13:26 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2007-6109 to the following vulnerability:
Buffer overflow in emacs allows attackers to have an unknown impact, as demonstrated via a vector involving the command line.
To exploit this the user would have to be convinced to run an untrusted el script.
Red Hat does not consider this issue to be a security vulnerability since no
trust boundary is crossed. The user must voluntarily interact with the attack
mechanism to exploit this flaw, with the result being the ability to run code as
Created attachment 282581 [details]
Patch used by SuSE