[PATCH] drivers/video/via/ioctl.c: prevent reading uninitializedstack memory

From: Dan Rosenberg
Date: Wed Sep 15 2010 - 17:51:38 EST

The VIAFB_GET_INFO device ioctl allows unprivileged users to read 1968
bytes of uninitialized stack memory, because the "reserved" member of
the viafb_ioctl_info struct declared on the stack is not altered or
zeroed before being copied back to the user. This patch takes care of

Signed-off-by: Dan Rosenberg <dan.j.rosenberg@xxxxxxxxx>

--- linux- 2010-08-26 19:47:12.000000000 -0400
+++ linux- 2010-09-15 11:53:29.997375748 -0400
@@ -25,6 +25,8 @@ int viafb_ioctl_get_viafb_info(u_long ar
struct viafb_ioctl_info viainfo;

+ memset(&viainfo, 0, sizeof(struct viafb_ioctl));
viainfo.viafb_id = VIAID;
viainfo.vendor_id = PCI_VIA_VENDOR_ID;

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