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Subject[PATCH] RDMA/cxgb4: fix null pointer dereference on alloc_skb failure
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From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>

Currently if alloc_skb fails to allocate the skb a null skb is passed
to t4_set_arp_err_handler and this ends up dereferencing the null skb.
Avoid the null pointer dereference by checking for a null skb and
returning early.

Addresses-Coverity: ("Dereference null return")
Fixes: b38a0ad8ec11 ("RDMA/cxgb4: Set arp error handler for PASS_ACCEPT_RPL messages")
Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
---
drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/cm.c | 2 ++
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/cm.c b/drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/cm.c
index 1e68d87b663d..0f3b1193d5f8 100644
--- a/drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/cm.c
+++ b/drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/cm.c
@@ -460,6 +460,8 @@ static struct sk_buff *get_skb(struct sk_buff *skb, int len, gfp_t gfp)
skb_reset_transport_header(skb);
} else {
skb = alloc_skb(len, gfp);
+ if (!skb)
+ return NULL;
}
t4_set_arp_err_handler(skb, NULL, NULL);
return skb;
--
2.20.1
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