Potential memory leak in sshd [detected by melton]

Ángel González keisial at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 09:04:07 EST 2012

On 04/02/12 02:55, Zhenbo Xu wrote:
> The url below is the index of bug reports that are checked as real
> bugs manually.
> http://lcs.ios.ac.cn/~xuzb/bugsfound/memleak/openssh-5.9p1/realbugs/sshd/index.html
> Shall we fix these bugs? Or just let them go since they are not so serious?
> Hope for your replies!
The 10th report is another false positive:
Logic error 	Memory leak 	auth-options.i 	10587 	28 	View Report


Melton complains that in line 10587 the memory of data wasn't released,
but there's a call to buffer_free(&data);
in line 10585.

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