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Date: Wed, 3 Jun 2015 16:06:33 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <>
To: oss security list <>
cc: Carl Henrik Lunde <>
Subject: CVE request Linux kernel: udf: information leakage when reading


Linux kernel built with the UDF file system(CONFIG_UDF_FS) support is 
vulnerable to an information leakage issue. It could occur while reading 
symlink information from corrupted/malicious udf file system image.

An unprivileged user could use this flaw to leak kernel memory bytes.

Upstream fix:

Thank you 'Carl H Lunde' for reporting this issue.

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