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Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:35:33 +0200
From: Marcus Meissner <>
To: OSS Security List <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: Earlier AF_KEY in

On Wed, Jul 03, 2013 at 11:02:13AM +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> Hi,
> Michal Hocko identified an earlier patch for an AF_KEY information leak,
> in nearly the same place as CVE-2013-2234.

> Due to different time of fix and different researcher probably
> needs a new CVE.
> Ciao, Marcus
> commit 85dfb745ee40232876663ae206cba35f24ab2a40
> Author: Nicolas Dichtel <>
> Date:   Mon Feb 18 16:24:20 2013 +0100
>     af_key: initialize satype in key_notify_policy_flush()
>     This field was left uninitialized. Some user daemons perform check against this
>     field.
>     Signed-off-by: Nicolas Dichtel <>
>     Signed-off-by: Steffen Klassert <>

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