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Date:	Sun, 03 Oct 2010 21:59:54 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [patch 1/1] sctp: prevent reading out-of-bounds memory

Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2010 14:16:58 -0700

> From: Dan Rosenberg <>
> Two user-controlled allocations in SCTP are subsequently dereferenced as
> sockaddr structs, without checking if the dereferenced struct members fall
> beyond the end of the allocated chunk.  There doesn't appear to be any
> information leakage here based on how these members are used and
> additional checking, but it's still worth fixing.
> [ remove unfashionable newlines, fix gmail tab->space conversion]
> Signed-off-by: Dan Rosenberg <>
> Acked-by: Vlad Yasevich <>
> Cc: David Miller <>
> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <>

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