Date: Mon, 7 Sep 2009 07:06:08 +0200 From: Willy Tarreau <w@....eu> To: Eugene Teo <eugeneteo@...nel.sg> Cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: tc: uninitialised kernel memory leak On Mon, Sep 07, 2009 at 11:32:29AM +0800, Eugene Teo wrote: > Solar Designer wrote: > >On Thu, Sep 03, 2009 at 11:45:03AM +0800, Eugene Teo wrote: > >>Three bytes of uninitialised kernel memory are currently leaked to user. > >> > >>http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/32830/ > >>https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=520990 > > > >2.4 kernels appear to be affected as well, and moreover they appear to > >require at least some of these older fixes as well: > > > >http://marc.info/?l=git-commits-head&m=112002138324380 > > This is commit 9ef1d4c7c7aca1cd436612b6ca785b726ffb8ed8. > > And linux-2.4.37.y needs the following two patches too: > > [NETLINK]: Clear padding in netlink messages > b3563c4fbff906991a1b4ef4609f99cca2a0de6a > > [NETLINK]: Missing padding fields in dumped structures > 8a47077a0b5aa2649751c46e7a27884e6686ccbf Thanks Eugene, that's very kind. I have merged all 4 patches and pushed them to the master repo. I'm not releasing right now because those vulns are minor and I still have other issues to fix. Regards, Willy
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