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Date:   Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:43:26 -0700
From:   Eric Dumazet <>
To:     "David S . Miller" <>
Cc:     netdev <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        James Chapman <>
Subject: [PATCH net] l2tp: use rcu_dereference_sk_user_data() in l2tp_udp_encap_recv()

Canonical way to fetch sk_user_data from an encap_rcv() handler called
from UDP stack in rcu protected section is to use rcu_dereference_sk_user_data(),
otherwise compiler might read it multiple times.

Fixes: d00fa9adc528 ("il2tp: fix races with tunnel socket close")
Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <>
Cc: James Chapman <>
 net/l2tp/l2tp_core.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/l2tp/l2tp_core.c b/net/l2tp/l2tp_core.c
index fed6becc5daf86afa2ad9188bb28e151244bb5a6..aee33d1320184e411dbedff72b5bf5199481e53f 100644
--- a/net/l2tp/l2tp_core.c
+++ b/net/l2tp/l2tp_core.c
@@ -909,7 +909,7 @@ int l2tp_udp_encap_recv(struct sock *sk, struct sk_buff *skb)
 	struct l2tp_tunnel *tunnel;
-	tunnel = l2tp_tunnel(sk);
+	tunnel = rcu_dereference_sk_user_data(sk);
 	if (tunnel == NULL)
 		goto pass_up;

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