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Date:   Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:22:07 +0000
From:   Corentin Labbe <clabbe@...libre.com>
To:     herbert@...dor.apana.org.au, davem@...emloft.net,
        catalin.marinas@....com, will.deacon@....com,
        ard.biesheuvel@...aro.org
Cc:     linux-crypto@...r.kernel.org, linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Corentin Labbe <clabbe@...libre.com>
Subject: [PATCH v2] ARM64: crypto: do not call crypto_unregister_skcipher twice on error

When a cipher fails to register in aes_init(), the error path goes thought
aes_exit() then crypto_unregister_skciphers().
Since aes_exit calls also crypto_unregister_skcipher, this triggers a
refcount_t: underflow; use-after-free.

Signed-off-by: Corentin Labbe <clabbe@...libre.com>
---
Changes since v1:
- Instead of duplicate code from aes_exit() minus crypto_unregister_skciphers, simply use it and return after
as suggested by Ard Biesheuvel
 arch/arm64/crypto/aes-glue.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/arch/arm64/crypto/aes-glue.c b/arch/arm64/crypto/aes-glue.c
index 998ba519a026..2fa850e86aa8 100644
--- a/arch/arm64/crypto/aes-glue.c
+++ b/arch/arm64/crypto/aes-glue.c
@@ -665,6 +665,7 @@ static int __init aes_init(void)
 
 unregister_simds:
 	aes_exit();
+	return err;
 unregister_ciphers:
 	crypto_unregister_skciphers(aes_algs, ARRAY_SIZE(aes_algs));
 	return err;
-- 
2.13.6

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