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Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2013 18:30:02 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <>
To: OSS Security List <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: kernel information leak in
 fs/compat_ioctl.c VIDEO_SET_SPU_PALETTE

+-- On Fri, 5 Apr 2013, Marcus Meissner wrote --+
| Should also get a CVE.

Comments around get_user() macro say that in case of an error, destination 
variable @x is set to zero.


Just to confirm, is it the same macro that is called from fs/compat_ioctl.c ?

Thank you.
Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Security Response Team
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