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Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 07:14:26 -0400
From: Dan Rosenberg <>
Cc: Josh Bressers <>, "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: Re: CVE request for Calibre

> Oh, and I suppose there's a very obvious but critical #6:
> 6. An unprivileged user an mount/unmount/eject whatever he wants, with
> root permissions. Danger.
> This may help to "confirm":
> As well, the maintainer has already issued a fix. From the bug report:
> "Fixed in branch lp:calibre. The fix will be in the next release.
> calibre is usually released every Friday.", which means the above
> source link, that went to the trunk, now shows the fixed result. The
> old broken code is still available here:
> Note that the maintainer has chosen only to address #5.

I'd recommend holding off on the CVE assignments for now, since these
issues are currently in progress and the final tally of issues isn't


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