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Add NEWS entry for CVE-2016-10228 (bug 19519)

Message ID 20200730080830.1920521-1-aurelien@aurel32.net
State Superseded
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Series Add NEWS entry for CVE-2016-10228 (bug 19519) | expand

Commit Message

Aurelien Jarno July 30, 2020, 8:08 a.m. UTC
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 NEWS | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

Comments

Florian Weimer July 30, 2020, 8:52 a.m. UTC | #1
* Aurelien Jarno:

> diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
> index 1ef4a0a7a47..1625e55cccb 100644
> --- a/NEWS
> +++ b/NEWS
> @@ -154,6 +154,10 @@ Changes to build and runtime requirements:
>  
>  Security related changes:
>  
> +  CVE-2016-10228: An infinite loop has been fixed in the iconv program when
> +  invoked with the -c option and when processing invalid multi-byte input
> +  sequences.

I think this should say “Reported by Jan Engelhardt.”

Thanks,
Florian
Aurelien Jarno July 30, 2020, 11:52 a.m. UTC | #2
On 2020-07-30 10:52, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Aurelien Jarno:
> 
> > diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
> > index 1ef4a0a7a47..1625e55cccb 100644
> > --- a/NEWS
> > +++ b/NEWS
> > @@ -154,6 +154,10 @@ Changes to build and runtime requirements:
> >  
> >  Security related changes:
> >  
> > +  CVE-2016-10228: An infinite loop has been fixed in the iconv program when
> > +  invoked with the -c option and when processing invalid multi-byte input
> > +  sequences.
> 
> I think this should say “Reported by Jan Engelhardt.”
> 

Good point, I have just sent a v2 fixing that.

Aurelien
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diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 1ef4a0a7a47..1625e55cccb 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -154,6 +154,10 @@  Changes to build and runtime requirements:
 
 Security related changes:
 
+  CVE-2016-10228: An infinite loop has been fixed in the iconv program when
+  invoked with the -c option and when processing invalid multi-byte input
+  sequences.
+
   CVE-2020-10029: Trigonometric functions on x86 targets suffered from stack
   corruption when they were passed a pseudo-zero argument.  Reported by Guido
   Vranken / ForAllSecure Mayhem.