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Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:53:16 -0500
From: Dan Rosenberg <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: kernel - sock_diag: Fix out-of-bounds
 access to sock_diag_handlers[]

On 02/25/2013 01:45 PM, Mathias Krause wrote:
> Did you even try to run the exploit on a v3.2 kernel? Or even more
> simple, looked at the code of a v3.2 kernel? There is no sock_diag
> anywhere in the kernel; there is only inet_diag. And inet_diag hadn't
> and still does not have the out-of-bounds access issue. So no, this
> bug is non-existent on a v3.2 kernel.
> Thanks,
> Mathias
The bug was introduced with this commit:;a=commit;h=d366477a52f1df29fa066ffb18e4e6101ee2ad04

This commit took place during kernel version 3.2.0-rc4, so yes, it does
seem to affect 3.2 kernels.


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