[Full-Disclosure] Sharutils buggy?

From: Peter Bieringer (full-disclosure@lists.netsys.com)
Date: 07/16/02


From: full-disclosure@lists.netsys.com (Peter Bieringer)
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 09:12:53 +0200


--On Tuesday, July 16, 2002 01:24:30 AM +0200 martin f krafft
<madduck@madduck.net> wrote:

> I'd like to get some educated thoughts and opinions on a recently
> found potential bug:
>
> http://www.aerasec.de/security/index.html?lang=en&id=ae-200205-037
> http://online.securityfocus.com/bid/4742
> http://www.aerasec.de/security/index.html?lang=en&id=ae-200205-049
> http://www.aerasec.de/security/index.html?lang=en&id=ae-200204-033
> http://bugs.debian.org/149454
> http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/336083

One additial memo:

The original advisory and afaik the fixed version from RHL still not
metioned that devices also are candidates for overwriting.

Think about

begin 666 /dev/hda
...

        Peter