lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Sat, 1 Sep 2018 23:48:39 +0200 (CEST)
From:   Jiri Kosina <>
To:     Al Viro <>
cc:     Juergen Gross <>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
        Linus Torvalds <>,
        Michal Hocko <>
Subject: Re: Access to non-RAM pages

On Sat, 1 Sep 2018, Al Viro wrote:

> IMO that's crap.  In absolute majority of cases there is a guaranteed gap
> between the end of accessed object and the next page boundary.  

So if that's the case, you're absolutely right. But I am unable to find 
any such guarantee in our current code though.


Jiri Kosina

Powered by blists - more mailing lists