Commit 6c5a1c4a authored by Reshetova, Elena's avatar Reshetova, Elena Committed by David S. Miller
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net, rds: convert rds_message.m_refcount from atomic_t to refcount_t

refcount_t type and corresponding API should be
used instead of atomic_t when the variable is used as
a reference counter. This allows to avoid accidental
refcounter overflows that might lead to use-after-free
Signed-off-by: default avatarElena Reshetova <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarHans Liljestrand <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarKees Cook <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid Windsor <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 803ea850
......@@ -48,8 +48,8 @@ static unsigned int rds_exthdr_size[__RDS_EXTHDR_MAX] = {
void rds_message_addref(struct rds_message *rm)
rdsdebug("addref rm %p ref %d\n", rm, atomic_read(&rm->m_refcount));
rdsdebug("addref rm %p ref %d\n", rm, refcount_read(&rm->m_refcount));
......@@ -83,9 +83,9 @@ static void rds_message_purge(struct rds_message *rm)
void rds_message_put(struct rds_message *rm)
rdsdebug("put rm %p ref %d\n", rm, atomic_read(&rm->m_refcount));
WARN(!atomic_read(&rm->m_refcount), "danger refcount zero on %p\n", rm);
if (atomic_dec_and_test(&rm->m_refcount)) {
rdsdebug("put rm %p ref %d\n", rm, refcount_read(&rm->m_refcount));
WARN(!refcount_read(&rm->m_refcount), "danger refcount zero on %p\n", rm);
if (refcount_dec_and_test(&rm->m_refcount)) {
......@@ -206,7 +206,7 @@ struct rds_message *rds_message_alloc(unsigned int extra_len, gfp_t gfp)
rm->m_used_sgs = 0;
rm->m_total_sgs = extra_len / sizeof(struct scatterlist);
atomic_set(&rm->m_refcount, 1);
refcount_set(&rm->m_refcount, 1);
......@@ -356,7 +356,7 @@ static inline u32 rds_rdma_cookie_offset(rds_rdma_cookie_t cookie)
#define RDS_MSG_FLUSH 8
struct rds_message {
atomic_t m_refcount;
refcount_t m_refcount;
struct list_head m_sock_item;
struct list_head m_conn_item;
struct rds_incoming m_inc;
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