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From: Leonardo Bras <leonardo@linux.ibm.com>
To: netfilter-devel@vger.kernel.org, coreteam@netfilter.org,
	bridge@lists.linux-foundation.org, netdev@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Leonardo Bras <leonardo@linux.ibm.com>,
	Pablo Neira Ayuso <pablo@netfilter.org>,
	Jozsef Kadlecsik <kadlec@netfilter.org>,
	Florian Westphal <fw@strlen.de>,
	Roopa Prabhu <roopa@cumulusnetworks.com>,
	Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay@cumulusnetworks.com>,
	"David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
Subject: [PATCH v4 2/2] net: br_netfiler_hooks: Drops IPv6 packets if IPv6 module is not loaded
Date: Fri, 30 Aug 2019 15:13:54 -0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20190830181354.26279-3-leonardo@linux.ibm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190830181354.26279-1-leonardo@linux.ibm.com>

A kernel panic can happen if a host has disabled IPv6 on boot and have to
process guest packets (coming from a bridge) using it's ip6tables.

IPv6 packets need to be dropped if the IPv6 module is not loaded.

Signed-off-by: Leonardo Bras <leonardo@linux.ibm.com>
---
 net/bridge/br_netfilter_hooks.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/net/bridge/br_netfilter_hooks.c b/net/bridge/br_netfilter_hooks.c
index d3f9592f4ff8..5e8693730df1 100644
--- a/net/bridge/br_netfilter_hooks.c
+++ b/net/bridge/br_netfilter_hooks.c
@@ -493,6 +493,8 @@ static unsigned int br_nf_pre_routing(void *priv,
 	brnet = net_generic(state->net, brnf_net_id);
 	if (IS_IPV6(skb) || is_vlan_ipv6(skb, state->net) ||
 	    is_pppoe_ipv6(skb, state->net)) {
+		if (!ipv6_mod_enabled())
+			return NF_DROP;
 		if (!brnet->call_ip6tables &&
 		    !br_opt_get(br, BROPT_NF_CALL_IP6TABLES))
 			return NF_ACCEPT;
-- 
2.20.1


  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-08-30 18:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-30 18:13 [PATCH v4 0/2] Drop IPV6 packets if IPv6 is disabled on boot Leonardo Bras
2019-08-30 18:13 ` [PATCH v4 1/2] netfilter: Terminate rule eval if protocol=IPv6 and ipv6 module is disabled Leonardo Bras
2019-08-30 20:58   ` Florian Westphal
2019-09-03 16:46     ` Leonardo Bras
2019-09-03 16:49       ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2019-09-03 16:56         ` Leonardo Bras
2019-09-03 17:05         ` Florian Westphal
2019-09-03 19:31           ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2019-09-03 19:48             ` Florian Westphal
2019-09-03 20:19               ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2019-09-03 20:35                 ` Florian Westphal
2019-09-03 20:55                   ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2019-09-03 20:55   ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2019-08-30 18:13 ` Leonardo Bras [this message]
2019-08-30 20:55   ` [PATCH v4 2/2] net: br_netfiler_hooks: Drops IPv6 packets if IPv6 module is not loaded Florian Westphal
2019-08-31  4:42     ` Leonardo Bras
2019-08-31  8:43       ` Florian Westphal

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