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Date:	Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:23:35 +0100
From:	Ben Hutchings <ben@...adent.org.uk>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, stable@...r.kernel.org
CC:	akpm@...ux-foundation.org,
	"Emmanuel Grumbach" <emmanuel.grumbach@...el.com>,
	"Johannes Berg" <johannes.berg@...el.com>
Subject: [PATCH 3.2 161/200] mac80211: clear sequence/fragment number in
 QoS-null frames

3.2.56-rc1 review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

------------------

From: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@...el.com>

commit 864a6040f395464003af8dd0d8ca86fed19866d4 upstream.

Avoid leaking data by sending uninitialized memory and setting an
invalid (non-zero) fragment number (the sequence number is ignored
anyway) by setting the seq_ctrl field to zero.

Fixes: 3f52b7e328c5 ("mac80211: mesh power save basics")
Fixes: ce662b44ce22 ("mac80211: send (QoS) Null if no buffered frames")
Reviewed-by: Emmanuel Grumbach <emmanuel.grumbach@...el.com>
Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@...el.com>
[bwh: Backported to 3.2: Drop change to mps_qos_null_get()]
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@...adent.org.uk>
---
--- a/net/mac80211/sta_info.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/sta_info.c
@@ -1211,6 +1211,7 @@ static void ieee80211_send_null_response
 	memcpy(nullfunc->addr1, sta->sta.addr, ETH_ALEN);
 	memcpy(nullfunc->addr2, sdata->vif.addr, ETH_ALEN);
 	memcpy(nullfunc->addr3, sdata->vif.addr, ETH_ALEN);
+	nullfunc->seq_ctrl = 0;
 
 	skb->priority = tid;
 	skb_set_queue_mapping(skb, ieee802_1d_to_ac[tid]);

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