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Date:	Fri, 25 Jul 2008 15:31:07 +0100
From:	Gerrit Renker <>
Subject: v2 [PATCH 7/7] dccp: Add check for truncated ICMPv6 DCCP error

This patch adds a minimum-length check for ICMPv6 packets, to allow meaningful
DCCP sequence number checks, as per the previous patch for ICMPv4 payloads.

Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <>
Signed-off-by: Gerrit Renker <>
 net/dccp/ipv6.c |    5 +++++
 1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

--- a/net/dccp/ipv6.c
+++ b/net/dccp/ipv6.c
@@ -96,6 +96,11 @@ static void dccp_v6_err(struct sk_buff *skb, struct inet6_skb_parm *opt,
 	__u64 seq;
 	struct net *net = dev_net(skb->dev);
+	if (dccp_skb_too_short(skb, offset)) {
+		ICMP6_INC_STATS_BH(__in6_dev_get(skb->dev), ICMP6_MIB_INERRORS);
+		return;
+	}
 	sk = inet6_lookup(net, &dccp_hashinfo,
 			&hdr->daddr, dh->dccph_dport,
 			&hdr->saddr, dh->dccph_sport, inet6_iif(skb));
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