Bug 853168 - setuid programs should be compiled with PIE flags
setuid programs should be compiled with PIE flags
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cronie (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Marcela Mašláňová
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 853068
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Reported: 2012-08-30 12:10 EDT by Steve Grubb
Modified: 2012-11-22 09:25 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: cronie-1.4.9-1.fc19
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Last Closed: 2012-11-22 09:25:02 EST
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Description Steve Grubb 2012-08-30 12:10:24 EDT
Description of problem:
Setuid and daemon programs should have gcc's PIE support enabled for extra protection.

FILE                                                TYPE        RELRO    PIE 
/usr/bin/crontab                                    setuid      full     no  
/usr/sbin/crond                                     daemon      full     no  

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Comment 1 Marcela Mašláňová 2012-11-22 07:52:42 EST
Fix by upstream commit 55e543db7fe2c732ebacc2d295dd90b967757326.

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