net/ipv6/netfilter/ip6_tables.c in the IPv6 implementation in the
Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not place the expected '\0' character
at the end of string data in the values of certain structure members,
which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information
from kernel memory by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability to issue
a crafted request, and then reading the argument to the resulting
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MLIST:[linux-kernel] 20110310 [PATCH] ipv6: netfilter: ip6_tables: fix infoleak to userspace
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