Patchwork [22/70] mac80211: fix AP-mode frame matching

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Submitter Luis Henriques
Date June 4, 2013, 2:06 p.m.
Message ID <1370354846-14213-23-git-send-email-luis.henriques@canonical.com>
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Permalink /patch/248636/
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Luis Henriques - June 4, 2013, 2:06 p.m.
3.5.7.14 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>

commit 2b9ccd4e4308272e5aec614b77c5385e7ec2ec90 upstream.

In AP mode, ignore frames with mis-matched BSSID that aren't
multicast or sent to the correct destination. This fixes
reporting public action frames to userspace multiple times
on multiple virtual AP interfaces.

Reported-by: Jouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>
Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>
[ luis: adjust context ]
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
---
 net/mac80211/rx.c | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

Patch

diff --git a/net/mac80211/rx.c b/net/mac80211/rx.c
index 064384c..1914a65 100644
--- a/net/mac80211/rx.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/rx.c
@@ -2861,6 +2861,9 @@  static int prepare_for_handlers(struct ieee80211_rx_data *rx,
 			 * and location updates. Note that mac80211
 			 * itself never looks at these frames.
 			 */
+			if (!multicast &&
+			    !ether_addr_equal(sdata->vif.addr, hdr->addr1))
+				return 0;
 			if (!(status->rx_flags & IEEE80211_RX_IN_SCAN) &&
 			    ieee80211_is_public_action(hdr, skb->len))
 				return 1;