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* [PATCH v4] usb: gadget: pch_udc: fix use after free
@ 2019-11-06 20:28 Gustavo A. R. Silva
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From: Gustavo A. R. Silva @ 2019-11-06 20:28 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Felipe Balbi, Greg Kroah-Hartman, Michal Nazarewicz, Andy Shevchenko
  Cc: linux-usb, linux-kernel, Gustavo A. R. Silva

Remove pointer dereference after free.

pci_pool_free doesn't care about contents of td.
It's just a void* for it

Addresses-Coverity-ID: 1091173 ("Use after free")
Acked-by: Michal Nazarewicz <>
Signed-off-by: Gustavo A. R. Silva <>
Changes in v4:
  Fix line-wrapping.
  Update commit log.
  Update subject line.

Changes in v3:
  Remove 'td->next = 0x00' inside for loop.
  Remove unnecessary pointer nullification after free.

Changes in v2:
  Move pointer dereference before pci_pool_free()
  Set pointer to NULL after free

 drivers/usb/gadget/udc/pch_udc.c | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/usb/gadget/udc/pch_udc.c b/drivers/usb/gadget/udc/pch_udc.c
index 265dab2bbfac..3344fb8c4181 100644
--- a/drivers/usb/gadget/udc/pch_udc.c
+++ b/drivers/usb/gadget/udc/pch_udc.c
@@ -1519,7 +1519,6 @@ static void pch_udc_free_dma_chain(struct pch_udc_dev *dev,
 		td = phys_to_virt(addr);
 		addr2 = (dma_addr_t)td->next;
 		dma_pool_free(dev->data_requests, td, addr);
-		td->next = 0x00;
 		addr = addr2;
 	req->chain_len = 1;

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