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Date: Tue, 7 Sep 2010 15:33:33 -0400 (EDT)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: xfs: XFS_IOC_FSGETXATTR
 ioctl memory leak

Please use CVE-2010-3078



----- "Eugene Teo" <> wrote:

> From Dan Rosenberg, "the XFS_IOC_FSGETXATTR ioctl allows unprivileged
> users to read 12 bytes of uninitialized stack memory, because the 
> fsxattr struct declared on the stack in xfs_ioc_fsgetxattr() does not
> alter (or zero) the 12-byte fsx_pad member before copying it back to
> the 
> user."
> Thanks, Eugene
> -- 
> main(i) { putchar(182623909 >> (i-1) * 5&31|!!(i<7)<<6) && main(++i);
> }

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