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Date:   Thu, 22 Sep 2022 11:00:44 +0200
From:   Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
To:     Baokun Li <libaokun1@...wei.com>
Cc:     linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org, tytso@....edu,
        adilger.kernel@...ger.ca, jack@...e.cz, ritesh.list@...il.com,
        lczerner@...hat.com, enwlinux@...il.com,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, yi.zhang@...wei.com,
        yebin10@...wei.com, chengzhihao1@...wei.com, yukuai3@...wei.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: fix use-after-free in ext4_ext_shift_extents

On Wed 21-09-22 21:42:18, Baokun Li wrote:
> If the starting position of our insert range happens to be in the hole
> between the two ext4_extent_idx, because the lblk of the ext4_extent in
> the previous ext4_extent_idx is always less than the start, which leads
> to the "extent" variable access across the boundary, the following UAF is
> triggered:
> ==================================================================
> BUG: KASAN: use-after-free in ext4_ext_shift_extents+0x257/0x790
> Read of size 4 at addr ffff88819807a008 by task fallocate/8010
> CPU: 3 PID: 8010 Comm: fallocate Tainted: G            E     5.10.0+ #492
> Call Trace:
>  dump_stack+0x7d/0xa3
>  print_address_description.constprop.0+0x1e/0x220
>  kasan_report.cold+0x67/0x7f
>  ext4_ext_shift_extents+0x257/0x790
>  ext4_insert_range+0x5b6/0x700
>  ext4_fallocate+0x39e/0x3d0
>  vfs_fallocate+0x26f/0x470
>  ksys_fallocate+0x3a/0x70
>  __x64_sys_fallocate+0x4f/0x60
>  do_syscall_64+0x33/0x40
>  entry_SYSCALL_64_after_hwframe+0x44/0xa9
> ==================================================================
> 
> To solve this issue, when the ee_block of the last extent is less than
> the start, exit the loop in advance to avoid UAF.
> 
> Fixes: 331573febb6a ("ext4: Add support FALLOC_FL_INSERT_RANGE for fallocate")
> Signed-off-by: Baokun Li <libaokun1@...wei.com>
> Signed-off-by: Zhihao Cheng <chengzhihao1@...wei.com>

Nice catch. The fix looks mostly good, just one small thing noted below.

> diff --git a/fs/ext4/extents.c b/fs/ext4/extents.c
> index c148bb97b527..25fc1f4b35a5 100644
> --- a/fs/ext4/extents.c
> +++ b/fs/ext4/extents.c
> @@ -5216,11 +5216,18 @@ ext4_ext_shift_extents(struct inode *inode, handle_t *handle,
>  		}
>  
>  		tmp = *iterator;
> +		extent = EXT_LAST_EXTENT(path[depth].p_hdr);
>  		if (SHIFT == SHIFT_LEFT) {
> -			extent = EXT_LAST_EXTENT(path[depth].p_hdr);
>  			*iterator = le32_to_cpu(extent->ee_block) +
>  					ext4_ext_get_actual_len(extent);
>  		} else {
> +			/*
> +			 * start happens to be in the hole between
> +			 * the two ext4_extent_idx.
> +			 */
> +			if (le32_to_cpu(extent->ee_block) < start)
> +				break;

I think you need to initialize 'ret' somewhere (probably just after the
again: label would make most sense) so that we don't accidentally return
-EAGAIN here.

> +
>  			extent = EXT_FIRST_EXTENT(path[depth].p_hdr);
>  			if (le32_to_cpu(extent->ee_block) > 0)
>  				*iterator = le32_to_cpu(extent->ee_block) - 1;

								Honza
-- 
Jan Kara <jack@...e.com>
SUSE Labs, CR

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