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[RFC,2/2] ext3: Add sanity check to make_indexed_dir

Message ID 1232125201-14075-2-git-send-email-tytso@mit.edu
State Accepted, archived
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Commit Message

Theodore Y. Ts'o Jan. 16, 2009, 5 p.m. UTC
Make sure the rec_len field in the '..' entry is sane, lest we overrun
the directory block and cause a kernel oops on a purposefully
corrupted filesystem.

This fixes a bug related to a bug originally reported by Sami Liedes
for ext4 at:

http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12430

Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
Cc: stable@kernel.org
---
 fs/ext3/namei.c |   20 ++++++++++++++------
 1 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/fs/ext3/namei.c b/fs/ext3/namei.c
index 69a3d19..4db4ffa 100644
--- a/fs/ext3/namei.c
+++ b/fs/ext3/namei.c
@@ -1358,7 +1358,7 @@  static int make_indexed_dir(handle_t *handle, struct dentry *dentry,
 	struct fake_dirent *fde;
 
 	blocksize =  dir->i_sb->s_blocksize;
-	dxtrace(printk("Creating index\n"));
+	dxtrace(printk(KERN_DEBUG "Creating index: inode %lu\n", dir->i_ino));
 	retval = ext3_journal_get_write_access(handle, bh);
 	if (retval) {
 		ext3_std_error(dir->i_sb, retval);
@@ -1367,6 +1367,19 @@  static int make_indexed_dir(handle_t *handle, struct dentry *dentry,
 	}
 	root = (struct dx_root *) bh->b_data;
 
+	/* The 0th block becomes the root, move the dirents out */
+	fde = &root->dotdot;
+	de = (struct ext3_dir_entry_2 *)((char *)fde +
+			ext3_rec_len_from_disk(fde->rec_len));
+	if ((char *) de >= (((char *) root) + blocksize)) {
+		ext3_error(dir->i_sb, __func__,
+			   "invalid rec_len for '..' in inode %lu",
+			   dir->i_ino);
+		brelse(bh);
+		return -EIO;
+	}
+	len = ((char *) root) + blocksize - (char *) de;
+
 	bh2 = ext3_append (handle, dir, &block, &retval);
 	if (!(bh2)) {
 		brelse(bh);
@@ -1375,11 +1388,6 @@  static int make_indexed_dir(handle_t *handle, struct dentry *dentry,
 	EXT3_I(dir)->i_flags |= EXT3_INDEX_FL;
 	data1 = bh2->b_data;
 
-	/* The 0th block becomes the root, move the dirents out */
-	fde = &root->dotdot;
-	de = (struct ext3_dir_entry_2 *)((char *)fde +
-			ext3_rec_len_from_disk(fde->rec_len));
-	len = ((char *) root) + blocksize - (char *) de;
 	memcpy (data1, de, len);
 	de = (struct ext3_dir_entry_2 *) data1;
 	top = data1 + len;