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Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2013 20:32:03 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, spender@...ecurity.net,
        Kurt Seifried <kseifrie@...hat.com>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- Linux kernel: sctp: SCTP_GET_ASSOC_STATS
 stack overflow

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On 03/07/2013 08:23 PM, Petr Matousek wrote:
> A local user could use the missing size check in 
> sctp_getsockopt_assoc_stats() function to escalate their
> privileges. On x86 this might be mitigated by destination object
> size check as the destination size is known at compile time.
> 
> Upstream fix: 
> http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=726bc6b0
>
>  Introduced by: 
> http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=196d6759
>
>  Introduced in: v3.8-rc1
> 
> References: 
> https://twitter.com/grsecurity/status/309805924749541376 
> http://grsecurity.net/~spender/sctp.c
> 
> Thanks,

Please use CVE-2013-1828 for this issue.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
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