Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 965463
pulseaudio package should be built with PIE flags
Last modified: 2014-03-24 23:44:17 EDT
Description of problem:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Guidelines#PIE says that "you MUST
enable the PIE compiler flags if your package has suid binaries...".
However, currently pulseaudio is not being built with PIE flags. This is a
clear violation of the packaging guidelines.
This issue (in its wider scope) is being discussed at,
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
You can use following programs to check if a package is hardened:
Steps to Reproduce:
Get scanner.py from https://github.com/kholia/checksec
$ ./scanner.py pulseaudio-module-bluetooth-3.0-7.fc19.x86_64.rpm
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 983606 ***