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Date:   Thu,  2 Nov 2017 12:05:52 +0100
From:   Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>
To:     Alexei Starovoitov <ast@...nel.org>,
        Daniel Borkmann <daniel@...earbox.net>
Cc:     Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Edward Cree <ecree@...arflare.com>,
        John Fastabend <john.fastabend@...il.com>,
        Jakub Kicinski <jakub.kicinski@...ronome.com>,
        netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH 2/2] [net-next] bpf: fix out-of-bounds access warning in bpf_check

The bpf_verifer_ops array is generated dynamically and may be
empty depending on configuration, which then causes an out
of bounds access:

kernel/bpf/verifier.c: In function 'bpf_check':
kernel/bpf/verifier.c:4320:29: error: array subscript is above array bounds [-Werror=array-bounds]

This adds a check to the start of the function as a workaround.
I would assume that the function is never called in that configuration,
so the warning is probably harmless.

Fixes: 00176a34d9e2 ("bpf: remove the verifier ops from program structure")
Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>
---
Since there hasn't been a linux-next release in two weeks, I'm not
entirely sure this is still needed, but from looking of the net-next
contents it seems it is. I did not check any other trees that might
have a fix already.
---
 kernel/bpf/verifier.c | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/kernel/bpf/verifier.c b/kernel/bpf/verifier.c
index 750aff880ecb..debb60ad08ee 100644
--- a/kernel/bpf/verifier.c
+++ b/kernel/bpf/verifier.c
@@ -4447,6 +4447,10 @@ int bpf_check(struct bpf_prog **prog, union bpf_attr *attr)
 	struct bpf_verifer_log *log;
 	int ret = -EINVAL;
 
+	/* no program is valid */
+	if (ARRAY_SIZE(bpf_verifier_ops) == 0)
+		return -EINVAL;
+
 	/* 'struct bpf_verifier_env' can be global, but since it's not small,
 	 * allocate/free it every time bpf_check() is called
 	 */
-- 
2.9.0

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