prctl: fix PR_SET_MM_AUXV kernel stack leak

Doing a

	prctl(PR_SET_MM, PR_SET_MM_AUXV, addr, 1);

will copy 1 byte from userspace to (quite big) on-stack array
and then stash everything to mm->saved_auxv.
AT_NULL terminator will be inserted at the very end.

/proc/*/auxv handler will find that AT_NULL terminator
and copy original stack contents to userspace.

This devious scheme requires CAP_SYS_RESOURCE.

Signed-off-by: Alexey Dobriyan <>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
diff --git a/kernel/sys.c b/kernel/sys.c
index b09fe21..2e2e3f37 100644
--- a/kernel/sys.c
+++ b/kernel/sys.c
@@ -2079,7 +2079,7 @@
 	 * up to the caller to provide sane values here, otherwise userspace
 	 * tools which use this vector might be unhappy.
-	unsigned long user_auxv[AT_VECTOR_SIZE];
+	unsigned long user_auxv[AT_VECTOR_SIZE] = {};
 	if (len > sizeof(user_auxv))
 		return -EINVAL;