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Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2023 13:59:48 -0800
From: Kees Cook <>
To: Shay Agroskin <>,
	Arthur Kiyanovski <>,
	David Arinzon <>,
	Noam Dagan <>,
	Saeed Bishara <>,
	"David S. Miller" <>,
	Eric Dumazet <>,
	Jakub Kicinski <>,
	Paolo Abeni <>,
	Justin Stitt <>
Cc: Kees Cook <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net: ena: replace deprecated strncpy with strscpy

On Thu, 05 Oct 2023 00:56:08 +0000, Justin Stitt wrote:
> `strncpy` is deprecated for use on NUL-terminated destination strings
> [1] and as such we should prefer more robust and less ambiguous string
> interfaces.
> NUL-padding is not necessary as host_info is initialized to
> `ena_dev->host_attr.host_info` which is ultimately zero-initialized via
> alloc_etherdev_mq().
> [...]

Applied to for-next/hardening, thanks!

[1/1] net: ena: replace deprecated strncpy with strscpy

Take care,

Kees Cook

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