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Subject[PATCH 83/91] net/ipv4: Check for mistakenly passed in non-IPv4 address
2.6.27-longterm review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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[ Upstream commit d0733d2e29b652b2e7b1438ececa732e4eed98eb ]

Check against mistakenly passing in IPv6 addresses (which would result
in an INADDR_ANY bind) or similar incompatible sockaddrs.

Signed-off-by: Marcus Meissner <meissner@suse.de>
Cc: Reinhard Max <max@suse.de>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
---
net/ipv4/af_inet.c | 3 +++
1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

Index: longterm-2.6.27/net/ipv4/af_inet.c
===================================================================
--- longterm-2.6.27.orig/net/ipv4/af_inet.c 2012-02-05 22:34:32.462915223 +0100
+++ longterm-2.6.27/net/ipv4/af_inet.c 2012-02-05 22:34:46.727915859 +0100
@@ -458,6 +458,9 @@
if (addr_len < sizeof(struct sockaddr_in))
goto out;

+ if (addr->sin_family != AF_INET)
+ goto out;
+
chk_addr_ret = inet_addr_type(sock_net(sk), addr->sin_addr.s_addr);

/* Not specified by any standard per-se, however it breaks too



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