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Subject[PATCH 5/8] perf tools: Ensure sscanf does not overrun the "mem" field
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From: Alan Cox <alan@linux.intel.com>

Make the parsing robust.

(perf has some other assumptions that BUFSIZE <= MAX_PATH which are
not touched here)

Reported-by: Jackie Chang
Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <alan@linux.intel.com>
Cc: Alan Cox <gnomes@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/n/tip-g2uoiwbrpiimb63rx32qv8ne@git.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
---
tools/perf/util/header.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/tools/perf/util/header.c b/tools/perf/util/header.c
index bb3e0ede6183..893f8e2df928 100644
--- a/tools/perf/util/header.c
+++ b/tools/perf/util/header.c
@@ -930,7 +930,7 @@ static int write_topo_node(int fd, int node)
/* skip over invalid lines */
if (!strchr(buf, ':'))
continue;
- if (sscanf(buf, "%*s %*d %s %"PRIu64, field, &mem) != 2)
+ if (sscanf(buf, "%*s %*d %31s %"PRIu64, field, &mem) != 2)
goto done;
if (!strcmp(field, "MemTotal:"))
mem_total = mem;
--
1.8.1.4


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