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Re: bin/52432: /etc/dumpdates format egregious

The following reply was made to PR bin/52432; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: (Christos Zoulas)
Subject: Re: bin/52432: /etc/dumpdates format egregious
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:55:37 -0400

 On Jul 26,  9:30pm, ( wrote:
 -- Subject: bin/52432: /etc/dumpdates format egregious
 Because %s can cause a buffer overflow. The better solution is to stop
 using scanf... This started with:
 Unfortunately DUMP{IN,OUT}FMT is the "api".

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