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Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 15:22:27 +0800
From: Eugene Teo <>
CC: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: CVE request: kernel: si4713-i2c: avoid potential buffer overflow
 on si4713

"While compiling it with Fedora 15, [Mauro Carvalho Chehab] noticed this

inlined from ‘si4713_write_econtrol_string’ at
error: call to ‘copy_from_user_overflow’ declared with attribute error:
copy_from_user() buffer size is not provably correct";a=blob;f=queue-2.6.33/si4713-i2c-avoid-potential-buffer-overflow-on-si4713.patch;h=d99c471980a074cf4ef55fb4428d5f2fec66bffb;hb=29be9ef5e43df840fb19af1d4b3dfa51b3a956c8

AFAIK, only N900 uses this.

Thanks, Eugene

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