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Date:   Fri,  6 Dec 2019 14:49:23 +0100
From:   Håkon Bugge <haakon.bugge@...cle.com>
To:     "David S . Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH net] net: netlink: Fix uninit-value in netlink_recvmsg()

If skb_recv_datagram() returns NULL, netlink_recvmsg() will return an
arbitrarily value.

Signed-off-by: Håkon Bugge <haakon.bugge@...cle.com>
---
 net/netlink/af_netlink.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
index 90b2ab9dd449..bb7276f9c9f8 100644
--- a/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
+++ b/net/netlink/af_netlink.c
@@ -1936,6 +1936,7 @@ static int netlink_recvmsg(struct socket *sock, struct msghdr *msg, size_t len,
 		return -EOPNOTSUPP;
 
 	copied = 0;
+	err = 0;
 
 	skb = skb_recv_datagram(sk, flags, noblock, &err);
 	if (skb == NULL)
-- 
2.20.1

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