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[XENSTORE,v1,08/10] xenstore: add missing NULL check

Message ID 20210226144144.9252-9-nmanthey@amazon.de (mailing list archive)
State New
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Series Code analysis fixes | expand

Commit Message

Norbert Manthey Feb. 26, 2021, 2:41 p.m. UTC
From: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>

In case of allocation error, we should not dereference the obtained
NULL pointer.

This bug was discovered and resolved using Coverity Static Analysis
Security Testing (SAST) by Synopsys, Inc.

Signed-off-by: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>
Signed-off-by: Norbert Manthey <nmanthey@amazon.de>
Reviewed-by: Thomas Friebel <friebelt@amazon.de>
Reviewed-by: Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.co.uk>

---
 tools/xenstore/xenstored_core.c | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

Comments

Juergen Gross March 2, 2021, 5:10 a.m. UTC | #1
On 26.02.21 15:41, Norbert Manthey wrote:
> From: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>
> 
> In case of allocation error, we should not dereference the obtained
> NULL pointer.
> 
> This bug was discovered and resolved using Coverity Static Analysis
> Security Testing (SAST) by Synopsys, Inc.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>
> Signed-off-by: Norbert Manthey <nmanthey@amazon.de>
> Reviewed-by: Thomas Friebel <friebelt@amazon.de>
> Reviewed-by: Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.co.uk>

Reviewed-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>


Juergen
Ian Jackson March 3, 2021, 4:11 p.m. UTC | #2
Norbert Manthey writes ("[PATCH XENSTORE v1 08/10] xenstore: add missing NULL check"):
> From: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>
> 
> In case of allocation error, we should not dereference the obtained
> NULL pointer.
> 
> This bug was discovered and resolved using Coverity Static Analysis
> Security Testing (SAST) by Synopsys, Inc.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Michael Kurth <mku@amazon.com>
> Signed-off-by: Norbert Manthey <nmanthey@amazon.de>
> Reviewed-by: Thomas Friebel <friebelt@amazon.de>
> Reviewed-by: Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.co.uk>

Release-Acked-by: Ian Jackson <iwj@xenproject.org>
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Patch

diff --git a/tools/xenstore/xenstored_core.c b/tools/xenstore/xenstored_core.c
--- a/tools/xenstore/xenstored_core.c
+++ b/tools/xenstore/xenstored_core.c
@@ -504,6 +504,11 @@  int write_node_raw(struct connection *conn, TDB_DATA *key, struct node *node,
 	}
 
 	data.dptr = talloc_size(node, data.dsize);
+	if (!data.dptr) {
+		errno = ENOMEM;
+		return errno;
+	}
+
 	hdr = (void *)data.dptr;
 	hdr->generation = node->generation;
 	hdr->num_perms = node->perms.num;