[patch 20/40] security: introduce missing kfree

From: Greg KH
Date: Fri Jan 23 2009 - 01:23:54 EST

2.6.27-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let us know.


From: Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@xxxxxxxxx>

commit 0d54ee1c7850a954026deec4cd4885f331da35cc upstream.

Plug this leak.

Acked-by: David Howells <dhowells@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: James Morris <jmorris@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxx>

security/keys/keyctl.c | 1 +
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

--- a/security/keys/keyctl.c
+++ b/security/keys/keyctl.c
@@ -270,6 +270,7 @@ long keyctl_join_session_keyring(const c

/* join the session */
ret = join_session_keyring(name);
+ kfree(name);

return ret;

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