Bug 1401524 (CVE-2016-9799) - CVE-2016-9799 bluez: buffer overflow in pklg_read_hci()
Summary: CVE-2016-9799 bluez: buffer overflow in pklg_read_hci()
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2016-9799
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1401548
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-12-05 14:00 UTC by Martin Prpič
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:03:06 UTC


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Description Martin Prpič 2016-12-05 14:00:54 UTC
A buffer overflow was found in the pklg_read_hci() function in the btsnoop.c source file of bluez. This issue can be triggered by processing a corrupted dump file and will result in btmon crash.

Original report:

https://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-bluetooth/msg68898.html

Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2016-12-05 14:41:40 UTC
Created bluez tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1401548]


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