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* [PATCH v4] mac80211: allow rx of mesh eapol frames with default rx key
@ 2020-06-25 10:42 Markus Theil
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From: Markus Theil @ 2020-06-25 10:42 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: johannes; +Cc: linux-wireless, Markus Theil

Without this patch, eapol frames cannot be received in mesh
mode, when 802.1X should be used. Initially only a MGTK is
defined, which is found and set as rx->key, when there are
no other keys set. ieee80211_drop_unencrypted would then
drop these eapol frames, as they are data frames without
encryption and there exists some rx->key.

Fix this by differentiating between mesh eapol frames and
other data frames with existing rx->key. Allow mesh mesh
eapol frames only if they are for our vif address.

With this patch in-place, ieee80211_rx_h_mesh_fwding continues
after the ieee80211_drop_unencrypted check and notices, that
these eapol frames have to be delivered locally, as they should.

Signed-off-by: Markus Theil <markus.theil@tu-ilmenau.de>
---
v4: reorganize checks for better performance (suggestions from Johannes Berg)
v3: continue with previous drop check, if eapol check fails
v2: fixes for rx path with packet sockets
 net/mac80211/rx.c | 27 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 27 insertions(+)

diff --git a/net/mac80211/rx.c b/net/mac80211/rx.c
index a88ab6fb16f2..1f7177de8ca8 100644
--- a/net/mac80211/rx.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/rx.c
@@ -2396,6 +2396,7 @@ static int ieee80211_802_1x_port_control(struct ieee80211_rx_data *rx)

 static int ieee80211_drop_unencrypted(struct ieee80211_rx_data *rx, __le16 fc)
 {
+	struct ieee80211_hdr *hdr = (struct ieee80211_hdr *)rx->skb->data;
 	struct sk_buff *skb = rx->skb;
 	struct ieee80211_rx_status *status = IEEE80211_SKB_RXCB(skb);

@@ -2406,6 +2407,32 @@ static int ieee80211_drop_unencrypted(struct ieee80211_rx_data *rx, __le16 fc)
 	if (status->flag & RX_FLAG_DECRYPTED)
 		return 0;

+	/* check mesh EAPOL frames first */
+	if (unlikely(rx->sta && ieee80211_vif_is_mesh(&rx->sdata->vif) && ieee80211_is_data(fc))) {
+		struct ieee80211s_hdr *mesh_hdr;
+		u16 hdr_len = ieee80211_hdrlen(fc);
+		u16 ethertype_offset;
+		__be16 ethertype;
+
+		if (!ether_addr_equal(hdr->addr1, rx->sdata->vif.addr))
+			goto drop_check;
+
+		/* make sure fixed part of mesh header is there, also checks skb len */
+		if (!pskb_may_pull(rx->skb, hdr_len + 6))
+			goto drop_check;
+
+		mesh_hdr = (struct ieee80211s_hdr *)(skb->data + hdr_len);
+		ethertype_offset = hdr_len + ieee80211_get_mesh_hdrlen(mesh_hdr)
+				 + sizeof(rfc1042_header);
+
+		if (skb_copy_bits(rx->skb, ethertype_offset, &ethertype, 2) == 0 &&
+		    ethertype == rx->sdata->control_port_protocol)
+			return 0;
+		else
+			goto drop_check;
+	}
+
+drop_check:
 	/* Drop unencrypted frames if key is set. */
 	if (unlikely(!ieee80211_has_protected(fc) &&
 		     !ieee80211_is_any_nullfunc(fc) &&
--
2.27.0


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