Commit 040b3a2d authored by Peter Zijlstra's avatar Peter Zijlstra Committed by Linus Torvalds
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audit: fix two bugs in the new execve audit code

copy_from_user() returns the number of bytes not copied, hence 0 is the
expected output.

axi->mm might not be valid anymore when not equal to current->mm, do not
dereference before checking that - thanks to Al for spotting that.
Signed-off-by: default avatarPeter Zijlstra <>
Tested-by: default avatarSteve Grubb <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 0af3678f
......@@ -824,12 +824,14 @@ static void audit_log_execve_info(struct audit_buffer *ab,
int i;
long len, ret;
const char __user *p = (const char __user *)axi->mm->arg_start;
const char __user *p;
char *buf;
if (axi->mm != current->mm)
return; /* execve failed, no additional info */
p = (const char __user *)axi->mm->arg_start;
for (i = 0; i < axi->argc; i++, p += len) {
len = strnlen_user(p, MAX_ARG_STRLEN);
......@@ -855,7 +857,7 @@ static void audit_log_execve_info(struct audit_buffer *ab,
* copied them here, and the mm hasn't been exposed to user-
* space yet.
if (!ret) {
if (ret) {
send_sig(SIGKILL, current, 0);
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