Created by James Westby on 2010-05-25 and last modified on 2015-02-25
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60. By Marc Deslauriers on 2015-02-25

* SECURITY UPDATE: getaddrinfo writes to random file descriptors under
  high load
  - debian/patches/any/cvs-resolv-reuse-fd.diff: reload file descriptor
    after calling reopen in resolv/res_send.c.
  - CVE-2013-7423
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via endless loop in getaddr_r
  - debian/patches/any/cvs-getnetbyname.diff: iterate over alias names in
  - CVE-2014-9402

59. By Steve Beattie on 2015-01-21

* SECURITY UPDATE: buffer overflow in __nss_hostname_digits_dots
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2015-0235.diff: fix overflow in
  - CVE-2015-0235

58. By Marc Deslauriers on 2014-12-02

* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service in IBM gconv modules
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-6656.diff: fix check in
  - debian/patches/any/cvs-CVE-2014-6040.diff: fix checks in
  - CVE-2012-6656
  - CVE-2014-6040
* SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary command execution via wordexp (LP: #1396471)
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2014-7817.diff: properly handle WRDE_NOCMD in
    posix/wordexp.c, added tests to posix/wordexp-test.c.
  - CVE-2014-7817

57. By Marc Deslauriers on 2014-09-04

* SECURITY REGRESSION: memleak in getaddrinfo (LP: #1364584)
  - debian/patches/CVE-2013-4357-memleak.patch: fix memleak in
    sysdeps/posix/getaddrinfo.c introduced by patch for CVE-2013-4357.

56. By Adam Conrad on 2014-08-27

* SECURITY UPDATE: heap overflow in __gconv_translit_find() (LP: #1362409)
  - debian/patches/any/cvs-CVE-2014-5119.diff: Backport upstream commit to
    completely remove support for loadable gconv transliteration modules.
* SECURITY REGRESSION: localplt regression introduced in 2.11.1-0ubuntu7.14
  - debian/patches/any/submitted-CVE-2014-0475.diff: update with a backport
    of upstream commit ca38dc17 to include memmem hidden alias declaration.

55. By Marc Deslauriers on 2014-08-05

* SECURITY REGRESSION: segfault when using nscd (LP: #1352504)
  - debian/patches/lp1352504.diff: don't free non-malloced memory and fix
    memory leak in nscd/nscd_getserv_r.c.

54. By Marc Deslauriers on 2014-07-28

* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via buffer overflow in getaddrinfo
  - debian/patches/CVE-2013-4357.patch: fix overflow in include/alloca.h,
    nis/nss_nis/nis-alias.c, nscd/nscd_getserv_r.c, posix/glob.c,
  - CVE-2013-4357
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via buffer overflow in getaddrinfo
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-4458.patch: fix overflow in
  - CVE-2013-4458
* SECURITY UPDATE: Directory traversal in locale environment handling
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2014-0475.diff: validate locale names in
    locale/findlocale.c, locale/setlocale.c, added test to
    localedata/tst-setlocale3.c, localedata/Makefile.
  - CVE-2014-0475
* SECURITY UPDATE: use-after-free via posix_spawn_file_actions_addopen
  failing to copy the path argument
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2014-4043.diff: properly copy path in
    posix/spawn_faction_addopen.c, posix/spawn_faction_destroy.c,
    posix/spawn_int.h, added test to posix/tst-spawn.c.
  - CVE-2014-4043
* debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-4237-part2.diff: fix alignment issue
  causing a readdir regression on sparc.
* debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-4332-part2.diff: added a couple of extra
  commits to fix another overflow and an infinite loop.

53. By Marc Deslauriers on 2013-10-01

* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible code execution via
  strcoll overflows
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-44xx.diff: fix overflows in
    string/strcoll_l.c, add test to string/tst-strcoll-overflow.c,
  - CVE-2012-4412
  - CVE-2012-4424
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service in regular expression matcher
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-0242.diff: fix buffer overrun in
    posix/regexec.c, add test to posix/bug-regex34.c, posix/Makefile.
  - CVE-2013-0242
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service in getaddrinfo
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-1914.diff: fix overflow in
    sysdeps/posix/getaddrinfo.c, add libc_hidden_proto for
    __libc_alloca_cutoff in include/alloca.h, nptl/Versions,
  - CVE-2013-1914
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible code execution via
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-4237.diff: enforce NAME_MAX limit in
    sysdeps/unix/readdir_r.c, add errcode to sysdeps/unix/dirstream.h,
    sysdeps/unix/opendir.c, sysdeps/unix/rewinddir.c, remove
  - CVE-2013-4237
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible code execution via
  overflows in memory allocator
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2013-4332.diff: check for overflows in
  - CVE-2013-4332

52. By Adam Conrad on 2012-11-14

* Pull three interdependent patches from Debian to fix AVX detection
  problems on kernels or CPUs that lack support for it (LP: #979003):
  - amd64/cvs-avx-detection.diff: Improved detection on old kernels.
  - amd64/cvs-dl_trampoline-cfi.diff: fix CFI in dl_trampoline code.
  - amd64/cvs-avx-osxsave.diff: Disable AVX without OSXAVE support.
* Also backport amd64/submitted-tst-audit6-avx.diff from oneiric to
  skip tests if AVX extensions are not available on the build host.
* Use non-deprecated --reject-format=unified QUILT_PATCH_OPTS option.

51. By Steve Beattie on 2012-09-28

* SECURITY UPDATE: buffer overflow in vfprintf handling
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-3404.patch: Fix allocation when
    handling positional parameters in printf.
  - CVE-2012-3404
* SECURITY UPDATE: buffer overflow in vfprintf handling
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-3405.patch: fix extension of array
  - CVE-2012-3405
* SECURITY UPDATE: stack buffer overflow in vfprintf handling
  (LP: #1031301)
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-3406.patch: switch to malloc when
    array grows too large to handle via alloca extension
  - CVE-2012-3406
* SECURITY UPDATE: stdlib strtod integer/buffer overflows
  - debian/patches/any/CVE-2012-3480.patch: rearrange calculations
    and modify types to void integer overflows
  - CVE-2012-3480
* debian/patches/any/strtod_overflow_bug7066.patch: Fix array
  overflow in floating point parser triggered by applying patch for
* debian/testsuite-checking/expected-results-x86_64-linux-gnu-libc,
  update for pre-existing testsuite failures that prevents FTBFS
  when the testsuite is enabled.

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