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Date:	Mon, 14 Feb 2011 13:54:26 +0300
From:	Vasiliy Kulikov <>
Cc:, Marcel Holtmann <>,
	"Gustavo F. Padovan" <>,
	"David S. Miller" <>,,
Subject: [PATCH] bluethooth: sco: fix information leak to userspace

struct sco_conninfo has one padding byte in the end.  Local variable
cinfo of type sco_conninfo is copied to userspace with this uninizialized
one byte, leading to old stack contents leak.

Signed-off-by: Vasiliy Kulikov <>
 Compile tested.

 net/bluetooth/sco.c |    1 +
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/bluetooth/sco.c b/net/bluetooth/sco.c
index 960c6d1..926ed39 100644
--- a/net/bluetooth/sco.c
+++ b/net/bluetooth/sco.c
@@ -703,6 +703,7 @@ static int sco_sock_getsockopt_old(struct socket *sock, int optname, char __user
+		memset(&cinfo, 0, sizeof(cinfo));
 		cinfo.hci_handle = sco_pi(sk)->conn->hcon->handle;
 		memcpy(cinfo.dev_class, sco_pi(sk)->conn->hcon->dev_class, 3);

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