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> From: Ned Ludd <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: minicom overflow
> Date: 28 Feb 2004 13:35:46 -0500
> Hey the other day while using PXE booting some images for some soekris
> testing I'm doing I had ssp catch a minicom function go out of bounds. I
> tracked this back down to in src/window.c in function winschar2()
> I have been unable to reproduce the error but have written a small patch
> to try to keep everything within bounds none the less. What I'm looking
> for from security@ is to make you aware that there may be a problem and
> then get one of you to confirm it. Then confirm the patch is the patch
> we will want to add to portage. If confirmed+patch approved by you I'll
> open a bug and touch base with the minicom author.
> Source code for function that went out of bounds.
> Patch that should keep things within bounds.
> Ned Ludd <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Gentoo Linux Developer
Ned Ludd <email@example.com>
Gentoo Linux Developer
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