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From: Siddhesh Poyarekar <>
Subject: [glibc] Add NEWS entry for CVE-2022-39046
Date: Tue,  6 Sep 2022 13:38:58 +0000 (GMT)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw);h=76fe56020e7ef354685b2284580ac1630c078a2b

commit 76fe56020e7ef354685b2284580ac1630c078a2b
Author: Siddhesh Poyarekar <>
Date:   Tue Sep 6 09:31:50 2022 -0400

    Add NEWS entry for CVE-2022-39046

 NEWS | 5 ++++-
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index f9bef48a8f..ef274d1a42 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -21,7 +21,10 @@ Changes to build and runtime requirements:
 Security related changes:
-  [Add security related changes here]
+  CVE-2022-39046: When the syslog function is passed a crafted input
+  string larger than 1024 bytes, it reads uninitialized memory from the
+  heap and prints it to the target log file, potentially revealing a
+  portion of the contents of the heap.
 The following bugs are resolved with this release:

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