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From: Aurelien Jarno <>
Cc: Aurelien Jarno <>,
	Carlos O'Donell <>
Subject: [2.31 COMMITTED] Add NEWS entry for CVE-2020-1751 (bug 25423)
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 23:13:48 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Reviewed-by: Carlos O'Donell <>

(cherry picked from commit 07d16a6debc830ebcf9533da5396edd2eff688e0)
 NEWS | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 1595866b51f..15c040a83ed 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@ Security related changes:
   corruption when they were passed a pseudo-zero argument.  Reported by Guido
   Vranken / ForAllSecure Mayhem.
+  CVE-2020-1751: A defect in the PowerPC backtrace function could cause an
+  out-of-bounds write when executed in a signal frame context.
   CVE-2020-1752: A use-after-free vulnerability in the glob function when
   expanding ~user has been fixed.

                 reply	other threads:[~2020-03-24 22:13 UTC|newest]

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