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Date:   Mon, 9 Mar 2020 15:38:29 +0800
From:   "chengjian (D)" <cj.chengjian@...wei.com>
To:     Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>
CC:     Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>, <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        <huawei.libin@...wei.com>, <xiexiuqi@...wei.com>,
        <bobo.shaobowang@...wei.com>, <naveen.n.rao@...ux.ibm.com>,
        <anil.s.keshavamurthy@...el.com>, <davem@...emloft.net>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] kretprobe: check re-registration of the same kretprobe
 earlier


On 2020/3/7 17:54, Masami Hiramatsu wrote:
> Ah, I see. I thought that you said ri is use-after-free, but in reality,
> rp is use-after-free (use-after-init). OK.
>
>> And the problem here is destructive, it destroyed all the data of the
>> previously registered kretprobe,
>> it can lead to a system crash, memory leak, use-after-free and even some
>> other unexpected behavior.
> Yes, so I think we should do
>
> +	/* Return error if it's being re-registered */
> +	ret = check_kprobe_rereg(&rp->kp);
> +	if (WARN_ON(ret))
> +		return ret;
>
> This will give a warning message to the developer.
>
> Thank you,

OK, I will add the WARN_ON in V2.

Thank you.


----Cheng Jian


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