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* [PATCH][next] staging: wfx: Use flex_array_size() helper in memcpy()
@ 2020-07-29 23:35 Gustavo A. R. Silva
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From: Gustavo A. R. Silva @ 2020-07-29 23:35 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Jérôme Pouiller, Greg Kroah-Hartman
  Cc: devel, linux-kernel, Gustavo A. R. Silva

Make use of the flex_array_size() helper to calculate the size of a
flexible array member within an enclosing structure.

This helper offers defense-in-depth against potential integer
overflows, while at the same time makes it explicitly clear that
we are dealing with a flexible array member.

Signed-off-by: Gustavo A. R. Silva <>
 drivers/staging/wfx/hif_tx_mib.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/wfx/hif_tx_mib.c b/drivers/staging/wfx/hif_tx_mib.c
index 1689cb42acc0..05f1e1e98af9 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/wfx/hif_tx_mib.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/wfx/hif_tx_mib.c
@@ -113,7 +113,7 @@ int hif_set_beacon_filter_table(struct wfx_vif *wvif, int tbl_len,
 	if (!val)
 		return -ENOMEM;
 	val->num_of_info_elmts = cpu_to_le32(tbl_len);
-	memcpy(val->ie_table, tbl, tbl_len * sizeof(*tbl));
+	memcpy(val->ie_table, tbl, flex_array_size(val, ie_table, tbl_len));
 	ret = hif_write_mib(wvif->wdev, wvif->id,
 			    HIF_MIB_ID_BEACON_FILTER_TABLE, val, buf_len);

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