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Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 13:27:27 +0530
From: Huzaifa Sidhpurwala <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: si4713-i2c: avoid potential
 buffer overflow on si4713

On 07/20/2011 12:52 PM, Eugene Teo wrote:
> "While compiling it with Fedora 15, [Mauro Carvalho Chehab] noticed this
> issue:
> inlined from ‘si4713_write_econtrol_string’ at
> drivers/media/radio/si4713-i2c.c:1065:24:
> /home/v4l/work_trees/linus/arch/x86/include/asm/uaccess_32.h:211:26:
> error: call to ‘copy_from_user_overflow’ declared with attribute error:
> copy_from_user() buffer size is not provably correct"
> AFAIK, only N900 uses this.
> Thanks, Eugene

Please use CVE-2011-2700

Huzaifa Sidhpurwala / Red Hat Security Response Team

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