Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#15053 closed patch (fixed)

Fix a double-free in Yahoo profile/picture code

Reported by: mihais Owned by:
Milestone: 2.10.7 Component: Yahoo!/Yahoo! JAPAN
Version: 2.10.3 Keywords: crash yahoo proxy update profile picture

Description (last modified by QuLogic)

Re-fix a double-free in the Yahoo profile/picture code.

User data passed to purple_util_fetch_url/purple_util_fetch_url_request is already freed by the yahoo_got_info/yahoo_fetch_picture_cb callbacks on the error paths. This happens since purple_util_fetch_url_error calls were introduced to purple_util_fetch_url_request by revisions:

86dac605 by 'markdoliner' 03/17/2009
a1ad9ab6 by 'markdoliner' 12/06/2008

History of this issue:

  1. Try to fix the same double-free I'm fixing now with a patch

from downstream Debian:
Revision: viewmtn:7a490c356e10f7fff3432f875897aa0ca0ad1ff0
Date: 05/22/2008 09:01:58 PM

  1. It seems that the previous patch introduced 2 memory leaks, which

are fixed with:
Revision: viewmtn:7a36a9ecbcc902ee89656d5267e613aa1dc0b889
Date: 06/09/2008 12:54:56 AM
Revision: viewmtn:c7c882ce933f14ae4b89d4c9782a84accaec53b5
Date: 07/19/2008 12:10:23 AM

  1. Modification in libpurple/util.c reintroduced the double-free:

Revision: viewmtn:a1ad9ab6671970d851852ea29ac86fbd0b43a2f2
Date: 12/06/2008 03:08:20 AM
Revision: viewmtn:86dac605e7e7ef1ac36e03862a15ef24ef31d9dc
Date: 03/17/2009 12:56:57 AM

Attachments (1)

ym-double-free.patch (1.4 KB) - added by mihais 7 years ago.

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Change History (4)

Changed 7 years ago by mihais

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by Robby

  • Milestone set to Patches Needing Review

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by QuLogic

  • Description modified (diff)

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by Mihai Serban <mihai.serban@…>

  • Milestone changed from Patches Needing Review to 2.10.7
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [dbf343cd9e05]):
Fix a double-free in Yahoo profile/picture code.

Fixes #15053.

Committer: Elliott Sales de Andrade <qulogic@…>

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