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Bug 340439

Summary: media-plugins/vdr-pcd _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) <flameeyes>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Christian Gmeiner <christian.gmeiner>
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE    
Severity: major CC: hardened, media-tv, vdr
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 259417    
Attachments: Build log

Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-10 23:25:20 UTC
You're receiving this bug because the package in Summary has produced _FORTIFY_SOURCE related warnings indicating the presence of a sure overflow in a static buffer.

Even though this is not always an indication of a security problem it might even be. So please check this out ASAP.

By the way, _FORTIFY_SOURCE is disabled when you disable optimisation, so don't try finding out the cause using -O0.

Thanks,
Your friendly neighborhood tinderboxer
Comment 1 Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-10 23:34:27 UTC
Created attachment 250185 [details]
Build log
Comment 2 Christian Ruppert (idl0r) archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2012-01-15 21:49:55 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 354337 ***