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Date: Thu, 9 Dec 2010 15:57:51 -0500 (EST)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: bfa driver sysfs crash

Please use CVE-2010-4343



----- "Eugene Teo" <> wrote:

> The port data structure related to fc_host statistics collection is
> not
> initialized. This causes system crash when reading the fc_host 
> statistics. The fix is to initialize port structure during driver
> attach.
> This can be triggered by reading the fc statistics files under
> /sys/class/fc_host/host#/statistics.
> A bfa adapter must be present in the system for the problem to occur.
> Upstream commit:
> Reference:
> Thanks, Eugene

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