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[next,V2] wlcore: Fix buffer overrun by snprintf due to incorrect buffer size

Message ID 20210419141405.180582-1-colin.king@canonical.com
State Accepted
Commit a9a4c080deb33f44e08afe35f4ca4bb9ece89f4e
Delegated to: Kalle Valo
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Series [next,V2] wlcore: Fix buffer overrun by snprintf due to incorrect buffer size | expand

Commit Message

Colin King April 19, 2021, 2:14 p.m. UTC
From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>

The size of the buffer than can be written to is currently incorrect, it is
always the size of the entire buffer even though the snprintf is writing
as position pos into the buffer. Fix this by setting the buffer size to be
the number of bytes left in the buffer, namely sizeof(buf) - pos.

Addresses-Coverity: ("Out-of-bounds access")
Fixes: 7b0e2c4f6be3 ("wlcore: fix overlapping snprintf arguments in debugfs")
Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
Reviewed-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
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V2: Fix patch subject

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 drivers/net/wireless/ti/wlcore/debugfs.h | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Kalle Valo April 22, 2021, 2:39 p.m. UTC | #1
Colin King <colin.king@canonical.com> wrote:

> From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
> 
> The size of the buffer than can be written to is currently incorrect, it is
> always the size of the entire buffer even though the snprintf is writing
> as position pos into the buffer. Fix this by setting the buffer size to be
> the number of bytes left in the buffer, namely sizeof(buf) - pos.
> 
> Addresses-Coverity: ("Out-of-bounds access")
> Fixes: 7b0e2c4f6be3 ("wlcore: fix overlapping snprintf arguments in debugfs")
> Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
> Reviewed-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>

Patch applied to wireless-drivers-next.git, thanks.

a9a4c080deb3 wlcore: Fix buffer overrun by snprintf due to incorrect buffer size
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diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ti/wlcore/debugfs.h b/drivers/net/wireless/ti/wlcore/debugfs.h
index 715edfa5f89f..a9e13e6d65c5 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/ti/wlcore/debugfs.h
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ti/wlcore/debugfs.h
@@ -84,7 +84,7 @@  static ssize_t sub## _ ##name## _read(struct file *file,		\
 	wl1271_debugfs_update_stats(wl);				\
 									\
 	for (i = 0; i < len && pos < sizeof(buf); i++)			\
-		pos += snprintf(buf + pos, sizeof(buf),			\
+		pos += snprintf(buf + pos, sizeof(buf) - pos,		\
 			 "[%d] = %d\n", i, stats->sub.name[i]);		\
 									\
 	return wl1271_format_buffer(userbuf, count, ppos, "%s", buf);	\