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Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2016 15:26:24 +0200
From: Kangjie Lu <>
Cc: Taesoo Kim <>, Chengyu Song <>
Subject: CVE Request: tipc: an infoleak in tipc_nl_compat_link_dump


In function tipc_nl_compat_link_dump of file net/tipc/netlink_compat.c,
link_info.str is a char array of size 60. Memory after the NULL
byte is not initialized. Sending the whole object out can cause
a leak of sensitive info in kernel stack.

Fix info:

Please help assign a CVE to this vulnerability.

Kangjie Lu

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