Commit fb6ccff6 authored by Zach Brown's avatar Zach Brown Committed by Miklos Szeredi
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fuse: verify all ioctl retry iov elements

Commit 7572777e

 attempted to verify that
the total iovec from the client doesn't overflow iov_length() but it
only checked the first element.  The iovec could still overflow by
starting with a small element.  The obvious fix is to check all the

The overflow case doesn't look dangerous to the kernel as the copy is
limited by the length after the overflow.  This fix restores the
intention of returning an error instead of successfully copying less
than the iovec represented.

I found this by code inspection.  I built it but don't have a test case.
I'm cc:ing stable because the initial commit did as well.

Signed-off-by: default avatarZach Brown <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarMiklos Szeredi <>
CC: <>         [2.6.37+]
parent f3840dc0
......@@ -1703,7 +1703,7 @@ static int fuse_verify_ioctl_iov(struct iovec *iov, size_t count)
size_t n;
for (n = 0; n < count; n++) {
for (n = 0; n < count; n++, iov++) {
if (iov->iov_len > (size_t) max)
return -ENOMEM;
max -= iov->iov_len;
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