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Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2016 13:01:07 +0200
From: Petr Matousek <pmatouse@...hat.com>
To: John Haxby <john.haxby@...cle.com>
Cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: kernel: Stack corruption while reading /proc/keys
 (CVE-2016-7042)

On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 11:57:15AM +0100, John Haxby wrote:
> On 14/10/16 07:18, P J P wrote:
> > +-- On Thu, 13 Oct 2016, John Haxby wrote --+
> > | On 13/10/16 13:46, Vladis Dronov wrote:
> > | > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1373499 (reproducer, patch)
> > | 
> > | This bug isn't accessible.   Do you think you could post the reproducer
> > | or open the bug please?
> > 
> > Please see this one:
> >   -> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1373966
> > 
> > Thank you.
> 
> Sorry, that's not why I was asking.  You provided links to two bugs: one
> has the patch and a reproducer, the other has the patch.  Unfortunately
> the former is a link to a bug that no one outside Red Hat has access to.
>  In the past when people have posted links to oss-security that do not
> have general access the access permissions have been relaxed or the
> relevant content posted on the list.
> 
> That's what I was asking for:  inaccessible links are not helpful on an
> open list.

The other link to internal bug was posted by mistake. I am sorry for
that. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1373966 has all the
information we can share.

Thanks,
-- 
Petr Matousek / Red Hat Product Security
PGP: 0xC44977CA 8107 AF16 A416 F9AF 18F3  D874 3E78 6F42 C449 77CA

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