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FS#62160 - [nss] File Descriptor Leak

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Carlo Abelli (carloabelli) - Wednesday, 27 March 2019, 22:16 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


There is a file descriptor leak when unable to read a certificate in /etc/ca-certificates/trust-source/anchors.

The file descriptor for the /etc/ca-certificates/trust-source/anchors directory is left open.

This can eventually cause applications to run out of file descriptors e.g.

Steps to reproduce:
1. create a unreadable certificate in /etc/ca-certificates/trust-source/anchors
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Comment by loqs (loqs) - Thursday, 04 April 2019, 22:32 GMT
If you rebuild p11-kit with is the issue still present?
If it is have you filed an upstream bug report against p11-kit?