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authorAndy Green <andy@warmcat.com>2007-07-27 15:43:24 +0200
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@sunset.davemloft.net>2007-10-10 16:47:41 -0700
commit9b8a74e3482f9fc077a88c13fa0ceca8feb0b772 (patch)
tree0e55e12e233d534de8df14854cdf36ae8391fc5d
parentdfe6e81deaa79c85086c0cc8d85b229e444ab97f (diff)
[MAC80211]: Improve sanity checks on injected packets
Michael Wu noticed that the skb length checking is not taken care of enough when a packet is presented on the Monitor interface for injection. This patch improves the sanity checking and removes fake offsets placed into the skb network and transport header. Signed-off-by: Andy Green <andy@warmcat.com> Signed-off-by: Jiri Benc <jbenc@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
-rw-r--r--net/mac80211/tx.c48
1 files changed, 28 insertions, 20 deletions
diff --git a/net/mac80211/tx.c b/net/mac80211/tx.c
index 36761c7139bc..457166889cc7 100644
--- a/net/mac80211/tx.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/tx.c
@@ -1270,46 +1270,54 @@ int ieee80211_monitor_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb,
struct ieee80211_tx_packet_data *pkt_data;
struct ieee80211_radiotap_header *prthdr =
(struct ieee80211_radiotap_header *)skb->data;
- u16 len;
+ u16 len_rthdr;
- /*
- * there must be a radiotap header at the
- * start in this case
- */
- if (unlikely(prthdr->it_version)) {
- /* only version 0 is supported */
- dev_kfree_skb(skb);
- return NETDEV_TX_OK;
- }
+ /* check for not even having the fixed radiotap header part */
+ if (unlikely(skb->len < sizeof(struct ieee80211_radiotap_header)))
+ goto fail; /* too short to be possibly valid */
+
+ /* is it a header version we can trust to find length from? */
+ if (unlikely(prthdr->it_version))
+ goto fail; /* only version 0 is supported */
+
+ /* then there must be a radiotap header with a length we can use */
+ len_rthdr = ieee80211_get_radiotap_len(skb->data);
+
+ /* does the skb contain enough to deliver on the alleged length? */
+ if (unlikely(skb->len < len_rthdr))
+ goto fail; /* skb too short for claimed rt header extent */
skb->dev = local->mdev;
pkt_data = (struct ieee80211_tx_packet_data *)skb->cb;
memset(pkt_data, 0, sizeof(*pkt_data));
+ /* needed because we set skb device to master */
pkt_data->ifindex = dev->ifindex;
+
pkt_data->mgmt_iface = 0;
pkt_data->do_not_encrypt = 1;
- /* above needed because we set skb device to master */
-
/*
* fix up the pointers accounting for the radiotap
* header still being in there. We are being given
* a precooked IEEE80211 header so no need for
* normal processing
*/
- len = le16_to_cpu(get_unaligned(&prthdr->it_len));
- skb_set_mac_header(skb, len);
- skb_set_network_header(skb, len + sizeof(struct ieee80211_hdr));
- skb_set_transport_header(skb, len + sizeof(struct ieee80211_hdr));
-
+ skb_set_mac_header(skb, len_rthdr);
/*
- * pass the radiotap header up to
- * the next stage intact
+ * these are just fixed to the end of the rt area since we
+ * don't have any better information and at this point, nobody cares
*/
- dev_queue_xmit(skb);
+ skb_set_network_header(skb, len_rthdr);
+ skb_set_transport_header(skb, len_rthdr);
+ /* pass the radiotap header up to the next stage intact */
+ dev_queue_xmit(skb);
return NETDEV_TX_OK;
+
+fail:
+ dev_kfree_skb(skb);
+ return NETDEV_TX_OK; /* meaning, we dealt with the skb */
}
/**

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