block: Fix leak in bdrv_create_file_fallback()
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Message ID 20200225155618.133412-1-mreitz@redhat.com
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  • block: Fix leak in bdrv_create_file_fallback()
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Max Reitz Feb. 25, 2020, 3:56 p.m. UTC
@options is leaked by the first two return statements in this function.

Note that blk_new_open() takes the reference to @options even on
failure, so all we need to do to fix the leak is to move the QDict
allocation down to where we actually need it.

Reported-by: Coverity (CID 1419884)
Fixes: fd17146cd93d1704cd96d7c2757b325fc7aac6fd
       ("block: Generic file creation fallback")
Signed-off-by: Max Reitz <mreitz@redhat.com>
---
 block.c | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

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Kevin Wolf Feb. 26, 2020, 1:56 p.m. UTC | #1
Am 25.02.2020 um 16:56 hat Max Reitz geschrieben:
> @options is leaked by the first two return statements in this function.
> 
> Note that blk_new_open() takes the reference to @options even on
> failure, so all we need to do to fix the leak is to move the QDict
> allocation down to where we actually need it.
> 
> Reported-by: Coverity (CID 1419884)
> Fixes: fd17146cd93d1704cd96d7c2757b325fc7aac6fd
>        ("block: Generic file creation fallback")
> Signed-off-by: Max Reitz <mreitz@redhat.com>

Thanks, applied to the block branch.

Kevin

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diff --git a/block.c b/block.c
index 1bdb9c679d..876bd45182 100644
--- a/block.c
+++ b/block.c
@@ -600,7 +600,7 @@  static int bdrv_create_file_fallback(const char *filename, BlockDriver *drv,
                                      QemuOpts *opts, Error **errp)
 {
     BlockBackend *blk;
-    QDict *options = qdict_new();
+    QDict *options;
     int64_t size = 0;
     char *buf = NULL;
     PreallocMode prealloc;
@@ -623,6 +623,7 @@  static int bdrv_create_file_fallback(const char *filename, BlockDriver *drv,
         return -ENOTSUP;
     }
 
+    options = qdict_new();
     qdict_put_str(options, "driver", drv->format_name);
 
     blk = blk_new_open(filename, NULL, options,