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Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 18:07:47 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Marcus Meissner <meissner@...e.de>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: kernel information leak in fs/compat_ioctl.c
 VIDEO_SET_SPU_PALETTE

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On 04/05/2013 08:05 AM, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Should also get a CVE.
> 
> https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/12176503366885edd542389eed3aaf94be163fdb
>
>  commit 12176503366885edd542389eed3aaf94be163fdb Author: Kees Cook
> <keescook@...omium.org> Date:   Thu Oct 25 13:38:16 2012 -0700
> 
> fs/compat_ioctl.c: VIDEO_SET_SPU_PALETTE missing error check
> 
> The compat ioctl for VIDEO_SET_SPU_PALETTE was missing an error
> check while converting ioctl arguments.  This could lead to leaking
> kernel stack contents into userspace.
> 
> Patch extracted from existing fix in grsecurity.
> 
> Ciao, Marcus
> 

Please use CVE-2013-1928 for this issue.

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Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
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