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Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:40:05 +0200
From: Mario Vilas <>
To: Grond <>
Cc: Nick Kralevich <>,, 
	fulldisclosure <>
Subject: Re: [FD] CVE request: remote code execution in Android CTS

On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 4:27 AM, Grond <> wrote:

> Is this kind of file ever *intended* to be used as an executable script?
> If the answer is "no"; then you should apply fixes.

Seems to me like it was. Also, wouldn't a user who can edit those files
also be able to, for example, patch the executable files as well? I haven't
actually checked the file permissions but it seems like a reasonable

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