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Date: Thu, 2 Oct 2014 17:30:13 +0000
From: "Menkhus, Mark (Global Cyber Security SSRT)" <>
To: "" <>, Sona
 Sarmadi <>
CC: Solar Designer <>
Subject: RE: more bash parser bugs (CVE-2014-6277,


What URL do I point to see the security bugs listed by CVE for CVE for bash43-25 through -28?

I didn't see it in the patches themselves - 

Sorry, I am new to bash culture,
Mark Menkhus
Hewlett Packard

-----Original Message-----
From: Chet Ramey [] 
Sent: Thursday, October 02, 2014 8:58 AM
To: Sona Sarmadi;
Cc: Solar Designer;
Subject: Re: [oss-security] more bash parser bugs (CVE-2014-6277, CVE-2014-6278)

On 10/2/14, 3:22 AM, Solar Designer wrote:
> Sona - Chet is not on oss-security, we should be CC'ing him on 
> relevant messages.  I've just added the CC on this one.
> On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 06:48:54AM +0000, Sona Sarmadi wrote:
>>> On 10/1/14, 5:04 PM, Shawn wrote:
>>> Nope, this one fixes 7168/7169.  It's the equivalent of the `parser-oob' patch.

My mistake, it's 7186/7187.  There are fixes for both in one patch.  The fix for the off-by-one error is not obvious, but it's in there in the third chunk.


``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
		 ``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, ITS, CWRU

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