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[libssh2] #306: Overlapping memcpy in libssh2_session_method_pref

From: libssh2 Trac <trac_at_libssh2.stuge.se>
Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2015 13:57:55 -0000

#306: Overlapping memcpy in libssh2_session_method_pref
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 Reporter: omoerbeek | Owner:
     Type: defect | Status: new
 Priority: normal | Milestone: 1.4.3
Component: API | Version: 1.4.2
 Keywords: | Blocked By:
   Blocks: |
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 For memcpy, having overlapping src and dest means undefined behaviour.

 In libssh2_session_method_pref() the memcpy in the while loop is obviously
 overlapping.

 Replace by memmove to fix.

 Found by OpenBSD strict memcpy.

 Regards, Otto Moerbeek

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Ticket URL: <https://trac.libssh2.org/ticket/306>
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