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Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2011 08:48:23 -0500 (EST)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: coley <>
Subject: Re: kernel: ALSA: caiaq - Fix possible string-buffer

----- Original Message -----
> Reported by, "Use strlcpy() to assure not to
> overflow the string array sizes by too long USB device name string."
> Just FYI, I'm not requesting a CVE name for this as it only affects
> Native Instruments USB audio devices with very long device name which I
> think is unlikely.

I'm assigning this CVE-2011-0712.

With the recent research about having a smartphone impersonate various USB
devices, I think this attack is now more plausible than in previous years.



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