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From: Saiyam Doshi <saiyamdoshi.in@gmail.com>
To: zohar@linux.ibm.com, dmitry.kasatkin@gmail.com,
	jmorris@namei.org, serge@hallyn.com
Cc: linux-integrity@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH] security: ima: make use of kmemdup
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2019 22:05:06 +0530
Message-ID: <20190913163506.GA30916@SD> (raw)

Replace call to kmalloc followed by memcpy with a direct call
to kmemdup to achieve same functionality.

Signed-off-by: Saiyam Doshi <saiyamdoshi.in@gmail.com>
---
 security/integrity/ima/ima_policy.c | 9 ++++-----
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/security/integrity/ima/ima_policy.c b/security/integrity/ima/ima_policy.c
index 6df7f641ff66..1bd77c5eaeb7 100644
--- a/security/integrity/ima/ima_policy.c
+++ b/security/integrity/ima/ima_policy.c
@@ -262,15 +262,14 @@ static struct ima_rule_entry *ima_lsm_copy_rule(struct ima_rule_entry *entry)
 	struct ima_rule_entry *nentry;
 	int i, result;
 
-	nentry = kmalloc(sizeof(*nentry), GFP_KERNEL);
-	if (!nentry)
-		return NULL;
-
 	/*
 	 * Immutable elements are copied over as pointers and data; only
 	 * lsm rules can change
 	 */
-	memcpy(nentry, entry, sizeof(*nentry));
+	nentry = kmemdup(entry, sizeof(*nentry), GFP_KERNEL);
+	if (!nentry)
+		return NULL;
+
 	memset(nentry->lsm, 0, FIELD_SIZEOF(struct ima_rule_entry, lsm));
 
 	for (i = 0; i < MAX_LSM_RULES; i++) {
-- 
2.20.1


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