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Date:   Wed, 27 Feb 2019 21:36:25 -0800 (PST)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2] net: sched: act_tunnel_key: fix metadata

From: Vlad Buslov <>
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 17:30:14 +0200

> Tunnel key action params->tcft_enc_metadata is only set when action is
> TCA_TUNNEL_KEY_ACT_SET. However, metadata pointer is incorrectly
> dereferenced during tunnel key init and release without verifying that
> action is if correct type, which causes NULL pointer dereference. Metadata
> tunnel dst_cache is also leaked on action overwrite.
> Fix metadata handling:
> - Verify that metadata pointer is not NULL before dereferencing it in
>   tunnel_key_init error handling code.
> - Move dst_cache destroy code into tunnel_key_release_params() function
>   that is called in both action overwrite and release cases (fixes resource
>   leak) and verifies that actions has correct type before dereferencing
>   metadata pointer (fixes NULL pointer dereference).
> Oops with KASAN enabled during tdc tests execution:
> Fixes: 41411e2fd6b8 ("net/sched: act_tunnel_key: Add dst_cache support")
> Signed-off-by: Vlad Buslov <>
> ---
> Changes from V1 to V2:
> - Extract metadata->dst error handler fix into standalone patch that targets
>   net.

Applied, thanks Vlad.

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