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Bug 339652 - media-radio/xlog _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Summary: media-radio/xlog _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Thomas Beierlein
Depends on:
Blocks: fortify-source
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Reported: 2010-10-04 02:09 UTC by Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
Modified: 2010-10-04 15:19 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Runtime testing required: ---

Build log (xlog-2.0.3:20101004-014932.log,130.67 KB, text/plain)
2010-10-04 02:09 UTC, Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)

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Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-04 02:09:04 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.

Your friendly neighborhood tinderboxer
Comment 1 Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-04 02:09:52 UTC
Created attachment 249497 [details]
Build log
Comment 2 Thomas Beierlein gentoo-dev 2010-10-04 15:19:30 UTC
Fixed. Thanks for reporting.

+  04 Oct 2010; Thomas Beierlein <> xlog-2.0.3.ebuild,
+  +files/xlog-2.0.3-memmove.patch:
+  Fix buffer overflow (bug #339652)