The ethtool_get_rxnfc function in net/core/ethtool.c in the Linux
kernel before 2.6.36 does not initialize a certain block of heap
memory, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive
information via an ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL ethtool command with a large
info.rule_cnt value, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2478.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20101025 CVE request: kernel: heap contents leak from ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL
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