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Subject[patch 23/86] kprobes: fix a memory leak in function pre_handler_kretprobe()
3.2-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Jiang Liu <liuj97@gmail.com>

commit 55ca6140e9bb307efc97a9301a4f501de02a6fd6 upstream.

In function pre_handler_kretprobe(), the allocated kretprobe_instance
object will get leaked if the entry_handler callback returns non-zero.
This may cause all the preallocated kretprobe_instance objects exhausted.

This issue can be reproduced by changing
samples/kprobes/kretprobe_example.c to probe "mutex_unlock". And the fix
is straightforward: just put the allocated kretprobe_instance object back
onto the free_instances list.

[akpm@linux-foundation.org: use raw_spin_lock/unlock]
Signed-off-by: Jiang Liu <jiang.liu@huawei.com>
Acked-by: Jim Keniston <jkenisto@us.ibm.com>
Acked-by: Ananth N Mavinakayanahalli <ananth@in.ibm.com>
Cc: Masami Hiramatsu <masami.hiramatsu.pt@hitachi.com>
Cc: Anil S Keshavamurthy <anil.s.keshavamurthy@intel.com>
Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>

---
kernel/kprobes.c | 6 +++++-
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
--- a/kernel/kprobes.c
+++ b/kernel/kprobes.c
@@ -1673,8 +1673,12 @@ static int __kprobes pre_handler_kretpro
ri->rp = rp;
ri->task = current;

- if (rp->entry_handler && rp->entry_handler(ri, regs))
+ if (rp->entry_handler && rp->entry_handler(ri, regs)) {
+ raw_spin_lock_irqsave(&rp->lock, flags);
+ hlist_add_head(&ri->hlist, &rp->free_instances);
+ raw_spin_unlock_irqrestore(&rp->lock, flags);
return 0;
+ }

arch_prepare_kretprobe(ri, regs);




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