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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2014-10-24 12:33:32 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2014-10-24 12:33:32 -0700
commit14d4cc08832efb724e58944ba2ac22e2ca3143dc (patch)
treefebca1365a5306d5a44b2481ec41f13f4c2defc2 /crypto/vmac.c
parent1c45d9a920e6ef4fce38921e4fc776c2abca3197 (diff)
parent7185ad2672a7d50bc384de0e38d90b75d99f3d82 (diff)
Merge tag 'random_for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/random
Pull /dev/random updates from Ted Ts'o: "This adds a memzero_explicit() call which is guaranteed not to be optimized away by GCC. This is important when we are wiping cryptographically sensitive material" * tag 'random_for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/random: crypto: memzero_explicit - make sure to clear out sensitive data random: add and use memzero_explicit() for clearing data
Diffstat (limited to 'crypto/vmac.c')
-rw-r--r--crypto/vmac.c2
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/crypto/vmac.c b/crypto/vmac.c
index 2eb11a30c29c..d84c24bd7ff7 100644
--- a/crypto/vmac.c
+++ b/crypto/vmac.c
@@ -613,7 +613,7 @@ static int vmac_final(struct shash_desc *pdesc, u8 *out)
}
mac = vmac(ctx->partial, ctx->partial_size, nonce, NULL, ctx);
memcpy(out, &mac, sizeof(vmac_t));
- memset(&mac, 0, sizeof(vmac_t));
+ memzero_explicit(&mac, sizeof(vmac_t));
memset(&ctx->__vmac_ctx, 0, sizeof(struct vmac_ctx));
ctx->partial_size = 0;
return 0;

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