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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 8/8] crypto/testmgr: Allocate only the required output size for hash tests
Andy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org> wrote:
> There are some hashes (e.g. sha224) that have some internal trickery
> to make sure that only the correct number of output bytes are
> generated. If something goes wrong, they could potentially overrun
> the output buffer.
>
> Make the test more robust by allocating only enough space for the
> correct output size so that memory debugging will catch the error if
> the output is overrun.
>
> Tested by intentionally breaking sha224 to output all 256
> internally-generated bits while running on KASAN.
>
> Cc: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>
> Cc: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
> Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org>

This patch doesn't seem to depend on anything else in the series.
Do you want me to take it separately?

Cheers,
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