Commit 087892d2 authored by Mintz, Yuval's avatar Mintz, Yuval Committed by David S. Miller

qede: Fix out-of-bound fastpath memory access

Driver allocates a shadow array for transmitted SKBs with X entries;
That means valid indices are {0,...,X - 1}. [X == 8191]
Problem is the driver also uses X as a mask for a
producer/consumer in order to choose the right entry in the
array which allows access to entry X which is out of bounds.

To fix this, simply allocate X + 1 entries in the shadow array.
Signed-off-by: default avatarYuval Mintz <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 30347834
......@@ -2940,7 +2940,7 @@ static int qede_alloc_mem_txq(struct qede_dev *edev, struct qede_tx_queue *txq)
txq->num_tx_buffers = edev->q_num_tx_buffers;
/* Allocate the parallel driver ring for Tx buffers */
size = sizeof(*txq->sw_tx_ring) * NUM_TX_BDS_MAX;
size = sizeof(*txq->sw_tx_ring) * TX_RING_SIZE;
txq->sw_tx_ring = kzalloc(size, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!txq->sw_tx_ring) {
DP_NOTICE(edev, "Tx buffers ring allocation failed\n");
......@@ -2951,7 +2951,7 @@ static int qede_alloc_mem_txq(struct qede_dev *edev, struct qede_tx_queue *txq)
sizeof(*p_virt), &txq->tx_pbl);
if (rc)
goto err;
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