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SubjectRe: [PATCH] sdio: Read buffer overflow
Roel Kluin wrote:
> If the loop breaks with an index of 0, then we read before the array.

This isn't a helpful subject or changelog comment really. Suggest

sdio: avoid buffer underrun when parsing an invalid CISTPL_VERS_1

> Signed-off-by: Roel Kluin <roel.kluin@gmail.com>
> ---
> diff --git a/drivers/mmc/core/sdio_cis.c b/drivers/mmc/core/sdio_cis.c
> index 963f293..0f8853c 100644
> --- a/drivers/mmc/core/sdio_cis.c
> +++ b/drivers/mmc/core/sdio_cis.c
> @@ -40,7 +40,7 @@ static int cistpl_vers_1(struct mmc_card *card, struct sdio_func *func,
> nr_strings++;
> }
>
> - if (buf[i-1] != '\0') {
> + if (i != 0 && buf[i-1] != '\0') {

Looking at the PC Card 8.0 spec (vol 4, section 3.2.10) this test could
simply be:

if (nr_strings < 4) {
> printk(KERN_WARNING "SDIO: ignoring broken CISTPL_VERS_1\n");
> return 0;
> }
--
David Vrabel, Senior Software Engineer, Drivers
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