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weex -- remote format string vulnerability


Emanuel Haupt reports:

Someone who controls an FTP server that weex will log in to can set up malicious data in the account that weex will use, and that will cause a format string bug that will allow remote code execution. It will only happen when weex is first run or when its cache files are rebuilt with the -r option, though. The vulnerability was found by Ulf Harnhammar.



portaudit: weex -- remote format string vulnerability

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