Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:46:52 +0100 From: Mathias Krause <minipli@...glemail.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE Request: kernel - sock_diag: Fix out-of-bounds access to sock_diag_handlers On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 11:41 AM, Mathias Krause <minipli@...glemail.com> wrote: > Kind of. The missing upper bound check was (and still is) in there in > older kernels as well, at times as this code was still living in > inet_diag.c. But it wasn't (and isn't) vulnerable as the > inet_diag_handlers array is 256 elements big. So userland cannot ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ inet_diag_table that should be, and it's bound by INET_DIAG_GETSOCK_MAX checks in older kernels. Sorry for the confusion. Busy doing other stuff :/ Mathias
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