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Date:   Fri, 9 Jun 2017 20:29:06 +0800
From:   Hangbin Liu <liuhangbin@...il.com>
To:     Xin Long <lucien.xin@...il.com>
Cc:     Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@...unet.com>,
        David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>,
        network dev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] net/flow: fix fc->percpu NULL pointer dereference

On Fri, Jun 09, 2017 at 05:49:50PM +0800, Xin Long wrote:
> another fix is to move xfrm_garbage_collect out of xfrm_policy_flush.
> I could only see two places need to call it.
> something like:
> 
> --- a/net/key/af_key.c
> +++ b/net/key/af_key.c
> @@ -2755,6 +2755,8 @@ static int pfkey_spdflush(struct sock *sk,
> struct sk_buff *skb, const struct sad
>         int err, err2;
> 
>         err = xfrm_policy_flush(net, XFRM_POLICY_TYPE_MAIN, true);
> +       if (!err)
> +               xfrm_garbage_collect(net);
>         err2 = unicast_flush_resp(sk, hdr);
>         if (err || err2) {
>                 if (err == -ESRCH) /* empty table - old silent behavior */

Hmm, that would be better, just the xfrm_garbage_collect() need to be after
err || err2 check

+          xfrm_garbage_collect(net);

I will send v2 patch.

Thanks
Hangbin

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