Commit 990486c8 authored by Chris Metcalf's avatar Chris Metcalf
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strscpy: zero any trailing garbage bytes in the destination

It's possible that the destination can be shadowed in userspace
(as, for example, the perf buffers are now).  So we should take
care not to leak data that could be inspected by userspace.
Signed-off-by: default avatarChris Metcalf <>
parent c753bf34
......@@ -203,12 +203,13 @@ ssize_t strscpy(char *dest, const char *src, size_t count)
unsigned long c, data;
c = *(unsigned long *)(src+res);
*(unsigned long *)(dest+res) = c;
if (has_zero(c, &data, &constants)) {
data = prep_zero_mask(c, data, &constants);
data = create_zero_mask(data);
*(unsigned long *)(dest+res) = c & zero_bytemask(data);
return res + find_zero(data);
*(unsigned long *)(dest+res) = c;
res += sizeof(unsigned long);
count -= sizeof(unsigned long);
max -= sizeof(unsigned long);
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