git: DragonFly_RELEASE_2_8 libc - Fix security issue in globbing code

Matthias Schmidt matthias at
Wed Oct 20 10:30:54 PDT 2010

commit 083c912eaab41b81b8662202b12564ced9457ad8
Author: Matthias Schmidt <matthias at>
Date:   Wed Oct 20 19:08:20 2010 +0200

    libc - Fix security issue in globbing code
    There is a report about memory exhaustion in CVE-2010-2632 which also
    affected us.  This patch, adopted from NetBSD, fixes the issue.
    Tested-by: thomas@ and me
    OK: dillon@

Summary of changes:
 lib/libc/gen/glob.c |   34 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 files changed, 34 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

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