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Date:   Mon, 27 Sep 2021 17:43:44 -0500
From:   "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>
To:     Bodo Stroesser <>,
        "Martin K. Petersen" <>
        "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>,
Subject: [PATCH][next] scsi: target: tcmu: Use struct_size() helper in

Make use of the struct_size() helper instead of an open-coded version,
in order to avoid any potential type mistakes or integer overflows
that, in the worst scenario, could lead to heap overflows.

Signed-off-by: Gustavo A. R. Silva <>
 drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 3 +--
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/target/target_core_user.c b/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
index 9f552f48084c..dc220fad06fa 100644
--- a/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
+++ b/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
@@ -1255,7 +1255,6 @@ tcmu_tmr_notify(struct se_device *se_dev, enum tcm_tmreq_table tmf,
 	int i = 0, cmd_cnt = 0;
 	bool unqueued = false;
-	uint16_t *cmd_ids = NULL;
 	struct tcmu_cmd *cmd;
 	struct se_cmd *se_cmd;
 	struct tcmu_tmr *tmr;
@@ -1292,7 +1291,7 @@ tcmu_tmr_notify(struct se_device *se_dev, enum tcm_tmreq_table tmf,
 	pr_debug("TMR event %d on dev %s, aborted cmds %d, afflicted cmd_ids %d\n",
 		 tcmu_tmr_type(tmf), udev->name, i, cmd_cnt);
-	tmr = kmalloc(sizeof(*tmr) + cmd_cnt * sizeof(*cmd_ids), GFP_NOIO);
+	tmr = kmalloc(struct_size(tmr, tmr_cmd_ids, cmd_cnt), GFP_NOIO);
 	if (!tmr)
 		goto unlock;

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