Commit d57493d6 authored by Alexander Aring's avatar Alexander Aring Committed by David S. Miller

net: sched: ife: check on metadata length

This patch checks if sk buffer is available to dererence ife header. If
not then NULL will returned to signal an malformed ife packet. This
avoids to crashing the kernel from outside.
Signed-off-by: default avatarAlexander Aring <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarYotam Gigi <>
Acked-by: default avatarJamal Hadi Salim <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent cc74eddd
......@@ -69,6 +69,9 @@ void *ife_decode(struct sk_buff *skb, u16 *metalen)
int total_pull;
u16 ifehdrln;
if (!pskb_may_pull(skb, skb->dev->hard_header_len + IFE_METAHDRLEN))
return NULL;
ifehdr = (struct ifeheadr *) (skb->data + skb->dev->hard_header_len);
ifehdrln = ntohs(ifehdr->metalen);
total_pull = skb->dev->hard_header_len + ifehdrln;
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