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Date:   Thu, 05 Dec 2019 01:55:09 -0800
From:   syzbot <>
Subject: memory leak in genl_rcv_msg


syzbot found the following crash on:

HEAD commit:    32ef9553 Merge tag 'fsnotify_for_v5.5-rc1' of git://
git tree:       upstream
console output:
kernel config:
dashboard link:
compiler:       gcc (GCC) 9.0.0 20181231 (experimental)
syz repro:
C reproducer:

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BUG: memory leak
unreferenced object 0xffff888121379340 (size 32):
   comm "syz-executor138", pid 7118, jiffies 4294943875 (age 7.840s)
   hex dump (first 32 bytes):
     40 e9 11 84 ff ff ff ff d8 0a b4 83 ff ff ff ff  @...............
     00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00  ................
     [<000000005c57b8f8>] kmemleak_alloc_recursive  
include/linux/kmemleak.h:43 [inline]
     [<000000005c57b8f8>] slab_post_alloc_hook mm/slab.h:586 [inline]
     [<000000005c57b8f8>] slab_alloc mm/slab.c:3319 [inline]
     [<000000005c57b8f8>] kmem_cache_alloc_trace+0x145/0x2c0 mm/slab.c:3548
     [<000000005e5d1167>] kmalloc include/linux/slab.h:556 [inline]
     [<000000005e5d1167>] genl_dumpit_info_alloc net/netlink/genetlink.c:463  
     [<000000005e5d1167>] genl_family_rcv_msg_dumpit  
net/netlink/genetlink.c:597 [inline]
     [<000000005e5d1167>] genl_family_rcv_msg net/netlink/genetlink.c:714  
     [<000000005e5d1167>] genl_rcv_msg+0x385/0x580  
     [<00000000f3f6d30b>] netlink_rcv_skb+0x61/0x170  
     [<000000007bebabc8>] genl_rcv+0x29/0x40 net/netlink/genetlink.c:745
     [<0000000013f3b7b9>] netlink_unicast_kernel  
net/netlink/af_netlink.c:1302 [inline]
     [<0000000013f3b7b9>] netlink_unicast+0x223/0x310  
     [<00000000bd3e2e68>] netlink_sendmsg+0x29f/0x550  
     [<0000000061329f0f>] sock_sendmsg_nosec net/socket.c:638 [inline]
     [<0000000061329f0f>] sock_sendmsg+0x54/0x70 net/socket.c:658
     [<000000006ede6ef7>] ____sys_sendmsg+0x2d0/0x300 net/socket.c:2329
     [<000000008306e582>] ___sys_sendmsg+0x9c/0x100 net/socket.c:2383
     [<00000000194a34f7>] __sys_sendmsg+0x80/0xf0 net/socket.c:2429
     [<00000000a228fcfc>] __do_sys_sendmsg net/socket.c:2438 [inline]
     [<00000000a228fcfc>] __se_sys_sendmsg net/socket.c:2436 [inline]
     [<00000000a228fcfc>] __x64_sys_sendmsg+0x23/0x30 net/socket.c:2436
     [<0000000035c29044>] do_syscall_64+0x73/0x220  
     [<000000005e1aef5b>] entry_SYSCALL_64_after_hwframe+0x44/0xa9

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