Patchwork [70/82] Limit sysctl_tcp_mem and sysctl_udp_mem initializers to prevent integer overflows.

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Submitter gregkh@suse.de
Date Nov. 19, 2010, 9:56 p.m.
Message ID <20101119215644.501636375@clark.site>
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Permalink /patch/72321/
State Not Applicable
Delegated to: David Miller
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gregkh@suse.de - Nov. 19, 2010, 9:56 p.m.
2.6.35-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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On a 16TB x86_64 machine, sysctl_tcp_mem[2], sysctl_udp_mem[2], and
sysctl_sctp_mem[2] can integer overflow.  Set limit such that they are
maximized without overflowing.

Signed-off-by: Robin Holt <holt@sgi.com>
To: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org
Cc: linux-sctp@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Alexey Kuznetsov <kuznet@ms2.inr.ac.ru>
Cc: "Pekka Savola (ipv6)" <pekkas@netcore.fi>
Cc: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
Cc: Hideaki YOSHIFUJI <yoshfuji@linux-ipv6.org>
Cc: Patrick McHardy <kaber@trash.net>
Cc: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com>
Cc: Sridhar Samudrala <sri@us.ibm.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
---
 net/ipv4/tcp.c      |    4 +++-
 net/ipv4/udp.c      |    4 +++-
 net/sctp/protocol.c |    4 +++-
 3 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)



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Patch

--- a/net/ipv4/tcp.c
+++ b/net/ipv4/tcp.c
@@ -3252,12 +3252,14 @@  void __init tcp_init(void)
 
 	/* Set the pressure threshold to be a fraction of global memory that
 	 * is up to 1/2 at 256 MB, decreasing toward zero with the amount of
-	 * memory, with a floor of 128 pages.
+	 * memory, with a floor of 128 pages, and a ceiling that prevents an
+	 * integer overflow.
 	 */
 	nr_pages = totalram_pages - totalhigh_pages;
 	limit = min(nr_pages, 1UL<<(28-PAGE_SHIFT)) >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT);
 	limit = (limit * (nr_pages >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT))) >> (PAGE_SHIFT-11);
 	limit = max(limit, 128UL);
+	limit = min(limit, INT_MAX * 4UL / 3 / 2);
 	sysctl_tcp_mem[0] = limit / 4 * 3;
 	sysctl_tcp_mem[1] = limit;
 	sysctl_tcp_mem[2] = sysctl_tcp_mem[0] * 2;
--- a/net/ipv4/udp.c
+++ b/net/ipv4/udp.c
@@ -2167,12 +2167,14 @@  void __init udp_init(void)
 	udp_table_init(&udp_table, "UDP");
 	/* Set the pressure threshold up by the same strategy of TCP. It is a
 	 * fraction of global memory that is up to 1/2 at 256 MB, decreasing
-	 * toward zero with the amount of memory, with a floor of 128 pages.
+	 * toward zero with the amount of memory, with a floor of 128 pages,
+	 * and a ceiling that prevents an integer overflow.
 	 */
 	nr_pages = totalram_pages - totalhigh_pages;
 	limit = min(nr_pages, 1UL<<(28-PAGE_SHIFT)) >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT);
 	limit = (limit * (nr_pages >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT))) >> (PAGE_SHIFT-11);
 	limit = max(limit, 128UL);
+	limit = min(limit, INT_MAX * 4UL / 3 / 2);
 	sysctl_udp_mem[0] = limit / 4 * 3;
 	sysctl_udp_mem[1] = limit;
 	sysctl_udp_mem[2] = sysctl_udp_mem[0] * 2;
--- a/net/sctp/protocol.c
+++ b/net/sctp/protocol.c
@@ -1161,7 +1161,8 @@  SCTP_STATIC __init int sctp_init(void)
 
 	/* Set the pressure threshold to be a fraction of global memory that
 	 * is up to 1/2 at 256 MB, decreasing toward zero with the amount of
-	 * memory, with a floor of 128 pages.
+	 * memory, with a floor of 128 pages, and a ceiling that prevents an
+	 * integer overflow.
 	 * Note this initalizes the data in sctpv6_prot too
 	 * Unabashedly stolen from tcp_init
 	 */
@@ -1169,6 +1170,7 @@  SCTP_STATIC __init int sctp_init(void)
 	limit = min(nr_pages, 1UL<<(28-PAGE_SHIFT)) >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT);
 	limit = (limit * (nr_pages >> (20-PAGE_SHIFT))) >> (PAGE_SHIFT-11);
 	limit = max(limit, 128UL);
+	limit = min(limit, INT_MAX * 4UL / 3 / 2);
 	sysctl_sctp_mem[0] = limit / 4 * 3;
 	sysctl_sctp_mem[1] = limit;
 	sysctl_sctp_mem[2] = sysctl_sctp_mem[0] * 2;