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Date:   Mon, 18 Jul 2022 10:26:43 -0700
From:   Kuniyuki Iwashima <>
To:     "David S. Miller" <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Paolo Abeni <>,
        David Ahern <>
CC:     Kuniyuki Iwashima <>,
        Kuniyuki Iwashima <>,
        <>, Robert Shearman <>
Subject: [PATCH v1 net 05/15] udp: Fix a data-race around sysctl_udp_l3mdev_accept.

While reading sysctl_udp_l3mdev_accept, it can be changed concurrently.
Thus, we need to add READ_ONCE() to its reader.

Fixes: 63a6fff353d0 ("net: Avoid receiving packets with an l3mdev on unbound UDP sockets")
Signed-off-by: Kuniyuki Iwashima <>
CC: Robert Shearman <>
 include/net/udp.h | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/include/net/udp.h b/include/net/udp.h
index bb4c227299cc..8dd4aa1485a6 100644
--- a/include/net/udp.h
+++ b/include/net/udp.h
@@ -238,7 +238,7 @@ static inline bool udp_sk_bound_dev_eq(struct net *net, int bound_dev_if,
 				       int dif, int sdif)
-	return inet_bound_dev_eq(!!net->ipv4.sysctl_udp_l3mdev_accept,
+	return inet_bound_dev_eq(!!READ_ONCE(net->ipv4.sysctl_udp_l3mdev_accept),
 				 bound_dev_if, dif, sdif);
 	return inet_bound_dev_eq(true, bound_dev_if, dif, sdif);

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