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authorJohannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>2013-06-11 16:51:03 +0200
committerJohannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>2013-06-11 16:52:39 +0200
commit940d0ac9dbe3fb9d4806e96f006286c2e476deed (patch)
tree3fea9c0940ebc98eb60e1459ed80ae48440d241b /net/wireless
parentea141b75ae29636b5c9e9d2e2e77b3dd1ab4c934 (diff)
cfg80211: fix rtnl leak in wiphy dump error cases
In two wiphy dump error cases, most often when the dump allocation must be increased, the RTNL is leaked. This quickly results in a complete system lockup. Release the RTNL correctly. Reported-by: Emmanuel Grumbach <emmanuel.grumbach@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/wireless')
-rw-r--r--net/wireless/nl80211.c5
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/net/wireless/nl80211.c b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
index 398ce2c59686..e4028197b75d 100644
--- a/net/wireless/nl80211.c
+++ b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
@@ -1541,8 +1541,10 @@ static int nl80211_dump_wiphy(struct sk_buff *skb, struct netlink_callback *cb)
int ifidx = nla_get_u32(tb[NL80211_ATTR_IFINDEX]);
netdev = dev_get_by_index(sock_net(skb->sk), ifidx);
- if (!netdev)
+ if (!netdev) {
+ rtnl_unlock();
return -ENODEV;
+ }
if (netdev->ieee80211_ptr) {
dev = wiphy_to_dev(
netdev->ieee80211_ptr->wiphy);
@@ -1586,6 +1588,7 @@ static int nl80211_dump_wiphy(struct sk_buff *skb, struct netlink_callback *cb)
!skb->len &&
cb->min_dump_alloc < 4096) {
cb->min_dump_alloc = 4096;
+ rtnl_unlock();
return 1;
}
idx--;

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