capget() overflows buffers.

From: Dave Jones
Date: Thu May 22 2008 - 10:02:58 EST

We had a user file a bug report recently that sys_capget is overflowing
a user buffer.

More details and test program are available at

The only recent change in this area was e338d263a76af78fe8f38a72131188b58fceb591
"Add 64-bit capability support to the kernel".


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