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Date:   Wed, 13 May 2020 18:58:50 +0200
From:   Christoph Hellwig <>
To:     Eric Dumazet <>
Cc:     Christoph Hellwig <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] net: cleanly handle kernel vs user buffers for

On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 09:18:36AM -0700, Eric Dumazet wrote:
> Please try the following syzbot repro, since it crashes after your patch.

Doesn't crash here, but I could totally see why it could depending
in the stack initialization.  Please try the patch below - these
msghdr intance were something I missed because they weren't using
any highlevel recvmsg interfaces.  I'll do another round of audits
to see if there is anything else.

diff --git a/net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c b/net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c
index 18d05403d3b52..a0e50cc57e545 100644
--- a/net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c
+++ b/net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c
@@ -1075,6 +1075,7 @@ static int do_ipv6_getsockopt(struct sock *sk, int level, int optname,
 		msg.msg_control = optval;
 		msg.msg_controllen = len;
 		msg.msg_flags = flags;
+		msg.msg_control_is_user = true;
 		skb = np->pktoptions;

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