[PATCH] drm: do not leak kernel addresses via /proc/dri/*/vma
kees.cook at canonical.com
Sat Feb 12 14:08:26 PST 2011
On Sat, Feb 12, 2011 at 10:13:04AM -0800, Corbin Simpson wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 11, 2011 at 7:29 PM, Kees Cook <kees.cook at canonical.com> wrote:
> > In the continuing effort to avoid kernel addresses leaking to unprivileged
> > users, this patch switches to %pK for /proc/dri/*/vma.
> This is a highly reasonable patch. Does 0x%pK show up as 0x0x0 in the
> log, or just 0x0? Other than that...
> Reviewed-by: Corbin Simpson <MostAwesomeDude at gmail.com>
Thanks! The default for %p (and %pK) is without the 0x prefix, and 0-padded to sizeof(void*)
character. So 0x%pK will show as 0x00000000 on 32bit to a regular user, etc.
Ubuntu Security Team
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