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Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2015 07:08:18 +0900
To: Ben Hutchings <>,
    oss-security <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: Use-after-free in Linux kernel with aufs mmap patch
> Ben Hutchings:
> > The aufs (Advanced Union Filesystem) project provides an optional patch
> > for the Linux kernel, called either aufs3-mmap.patch or
> 	:::
> > I posted a patch here that works for me:
> >
> >
> > Please assign a CVE ID to this.
> I know this is a bug but I don't have time to fix it or test your patch.
> I have no objection to assign a CVE ID, but I don't think it is fixed or
> at least I didn't confirmt yet.

Mainly to oss-security people,

FYI, I confirmed that Ben Hutchings' patch is correct and fixed the
problem. Actually I've released aufs officially after applying his patch.

J. R. Okajima

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