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From: Kalle Valo <kvalo@codeaurora.org>
To: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@suse.de>
Cc: Amitkumar Karwar <amitkarwar@gmail.com>,
	Nishant Sarmukadam <nishants@marvell.com>,
	Ganapathi Bhat <gbhat@marvell.com>,
	Xinming Hu <huxinming820@gmail.com>,
	huangwen <huangwen@venustech.com.cn>,
	Solar Designer <solar@openwall.com>,
	Marcus Meissner <meissner@suse.de>,
	linux-wireless@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] mwifiex: Fix heap overflow in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies()
Date: Sat,  1 Jun 2019 05:06:46 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <20190601050646.C6CE060C72@smtp.codeaurora.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190531131841.7552-1-tiwai@suse.de>

Takashi Iwai <tiwai@suse.de> wrote:

> A few places in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies() perform memcpy()
> unconditionally, which may lead to either buffer overflow or read over
> boundary.
> 
> This patch addresses the issues by checking the read size and the
> destination size at each place more properly.  Along with the fixes,
> the patch cleans up the code slightly by introducing a temporary
> variable for the token size, and unifies the error path with the
> standard goto statement.
> 
> Reported-by: huangwen <huangwen@venustech.com.cn>
> Signed-off-by: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@suse.de>

Patch applied to wireless-drivers.git, thanks.

69ae4f6aac15 mwifiex: Fix heap overflow in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies()

-- 
https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/10970141/

https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/developers/documentation/submittingpatches


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2019-05-31 13:18 Takashi Iwai
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