cve-check: remove redundant readline CVE whitelisting

Message ID 20190716124643.22183-1-ross.burton@intel.com
State Accepted
Commit 07bb8b25e172aa5c8ae96b6e8eb4ac901b835219
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  • cve-check: remove redundant readline CVE whitelisting
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Commit Message

Ross Burton July 16, 2019, 12:46 p.m.
CVE-2014-2524 is a readline CVE that was fixed in 6.3patch3 onwards, but the
tooling wasn't able to detect this version.  As we now ship readline 8 we don't
need to manually whitelist it, and if we did then the whitelisting should be in
the readline recipe.

Signed-off-by: Ross Burton <ross.burton@intel.com>

---
 meta/classes/cve-check.bbclass | 13 +++++++++----
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

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2.20.1

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Patch

diff --git a/meta/classes/cve-check.bbclass b/meta/classes/cve-check.bbclass
index ffd624333f6..5979edf3d17 100644
--- a/meta/classes/cve-check.bbclass
+++ b/meta/classes/cve-check.bbclass
@@ -41,10 +41,15 @@  CVE_CHECK_PN_WHITELIST = "\
     glibc-locale \
 "
 
-# Whitelist for CVE and version of package
-CVE_CHECK_CVE_WHITELIST = "{\
-    'CVE-2014-2524': ('6.3','5.2',), \
-}"
+# Whitelist for CVE and version of package. If a CVE is found then the PV is
+# compared with the version list, and if found the CVE is considered
+# patched.
+#
+# The value should be valid Python in this format:
+# {
+#   'CVE-2014-2524': ('6.3','5.2')
+# }
+CVE_CHECK_CVE_WHITELIST ?= "{}"
 
 python do_cve_check () {
     """