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Bug 337422 - net-analyzer/netperf _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Summary: net-analyzer/netperf _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Netmon Herd
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Blocks: fortify-source
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Reported: 2010-09-15 06:57 UTC by Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
Modified: 2010-12-01 00:38 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Build log (netperf-2.4.5:20100915-005526.log,26.41 KB, text/plain)
2010-09-15 06:58 UTC, Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
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Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-09-15 06:57:51 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 2010-09-15 06:58:05 UTC
Created attachment 247394 [details]
Build log
Comment 2 Jeroen Roovers gentoo-dev 2010-12-01 00:38:56 UTC
Fixed in -r1.