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Bug 587574 (CVE-2016-5824) - <dev-libs/libical-3.0.0: Multiple heap over-read vulnerabilities
Summary: <dev-libs/libical-3.0.0: Multiple heap over-read vulnerabilities
Alias: CVE-2016-5824
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal major (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A2 [glsa+ cve]
Depends on: CVE-2016-5823
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Reported: 2016-06-30 10:01 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2019-04-02 04:18 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-06-30 10:01:23 UTC
From ${URL} :

Multiple heap over-read issues were identified in libical.

Upstream bugs (not public yet):

CVE assignment:

@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 Joakim Tjernlund 2016-09-06 13:43:19 UTC
There is a libical-2.0.0 since late July, should be possible to stabilize
that one now.
Comment 2 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2016-09-12 23:43:02 UTC
@ Joakim: Our version in tree (dev-libs/libical-2.0.0-r1 as of today) _is_ affected.
Comment 3 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2019-04-02 04:18:51 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201904-02 at
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).