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Subject[2.6.20.17 review 03/58] SCTP scope_id handling fix
SCTP: Add scope_id validation for link-local binds

SCTP currently permits users to bind to link-local addresses,
but doesn't verify that the scope id specified at bind matches
the interface that the address is configured on. It was report
that this can hang a system.

Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
Signed-off-by: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
---
net/sctp/ipv6.c | 4 ++++
1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/sctp/ipv6.c b/net/sctp/ipv6.c
index ef36be0..c00c73c 100644
--- a/net/sctp/ipv6.c
+++ b/net/sctp/ipv6.c
@@ -874,6 +874,10 @@ static int sctp_inet6_send_verify(struct sctp_sock *opt, union sctp_addr *addr)
dev = dev_get_by_index(addr->v6.sin6_scope_id);
if (!dev)
return 0;
+ if (!ipv6_chk_addr(&addr->v6.sin6_addr, dev, 0)) {
+ dev_put(dev);
+ return 0;
+ }
dev_put(dev);
}
af = opt->pf->af;
--
1.5.2.5
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