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Bug 510714 (CVE-2014-3775)

Summary: <net-libs/libgadu-1.11.4: memory corruption (CVE-2014-3775)
Product: Gentoo Security Reporter: Agostino Sarubbo <ago>
Component: VulnerabilitiesAssignee: Gentoo Security <security>
Severity: minor CC: net-im, reavertm
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: B2 [glsa cve]
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2014-05-19 07:38:23 UTC
From ${URL} :

A crafted message from the file relay server may cause memory to
beoverwritten. The memory is not overwritten with data sent directly by the
server, but security implications cannot be ruled out.

The bug is public:

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 Maciej Mrozowski gentoo-dev 2014-08-13 02:34:18 UTC
libgadu-1.11.4 and 1.12.0 are in tree.

=net-libs/libgadu-1.11.4 should be stabilized also because of bug 505558.
Comment 2 Yury German Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2014-08-17 04:40:47 UTC
Being stabilized as part of bug #505558
Comment 3 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2014-08-17 04:43:09 UTC
CVE-2014-3775 (
  libgadu before 1.11.4 and 1.12.0 before 1.12.0-rc3, as used in Pidgin and
  other products, allows remote Gadu-Gadu file relay servers to cause a denial
  of service (memory overwrite) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a
  crafted message.
Comment 4 Yury German Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2014-09-22 04:03:14 UTC
Arches, Thank you for your work
Maintainer(s), please drop the vulnerable version(s).

Added to existing GLSA Request
Comment 5 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2015-08-15 13:00:17 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201508-02 at
by GLSA coordinator Yury German (BlueKnight).