Bug 1910073 (CVE-2020-35605) - CVE-2020-35605 kitty: RCE because of filename containing special characters can be included in an error message
Summary: CVE-2020-35605 kitty: RCE because of filename containing special characters c...
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Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Alias: CVE-2020-35605
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: 1910074
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2020-12-22 14:40 UTC by Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz
Modified: 2020-12-23 00:28 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2020-12-23 00:28:01 UTC


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Description Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2020-12-22 14:40:07 UTC
The Graphics Protocol feature in graphics.c in kitty before 0.19.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code because a filename containing special characters can be included in an error message.

Reference:
https://github.com/kovidgoyal/kitty/issues/3128

Upstream patch:
https://github.com/kovidgoyal/kitty/commit/82c137878c2b99100a3cdc1c0f0efea069313901

Comment 1 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2020-12-22 14:40:21 UTC
Created kitty tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1910074]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-12-23 00:28:01 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.


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