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Subject[PATCH AUTOSEL 5.10 5/9] proc/vmcore: fix potential memory leak in vmcore_init()
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From: Jianglei Nie <niejianglei2021@163.com>

[ Upstream commit 12b9d301ff73122aebd78548fa4c04ca69ed78fe ]

Patch series "Some minor cleanup patches resent".

The first three patches trivial clean up patches.

And for the patch "kexec: replace crash_mem_range with range", I got a
ibm-p9wr ppc64le system to test, it works well.

This patch (of 4):

elfcorehdr_alloc() allocates a memory chunk for elfcorehdr_addr with
kzalloc(). If is_vmcore_usable() returns false, elfcorehdr_addr is a
predefined value. If parse_crash_elf_headers() gets some error and
returns a negetive value, the elfcorehdr_addr should be released with
elfcorehdr_free().

Fix it by calling elfcorehdr_free() when parse_crash_elf_headers() fails.

Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/20220929042936.22012-1-bhe@redhat.com
Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/20220929042936.22012-2-bhe@redhat.com
Signed-off-by: Jianglei Nie <niejianglei2021@163.com>
Signed-off-by: Baoquan He <bhe@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Baoquan He <bhe@redhat.com>
Cc: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
Cc: Chen Lifu <chenlifu@huawei.com>
Cc: "Eric W . Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
Cc: Li Chen <lchen@ambarella.com>
Cc: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org>
Cc: Petr Mladek <pmladek@suse.com>
Cc: Russell King <linux@armlinux.org.uk>
Cc: ye xingchen <ye.xingchen@zte.com.cn>
Cc: Zeal Robot <zealci@zte.com.cn>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>
---
fs/proc/vmcore.c | 1 +
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/fs/proc/vmcore.c b/fs/proc/vmcore.c
index 0e4278d4a769..484fa0c029e1 100644
--- a/fs/proc/vmcore.c
+++ b/fs/proc/vmcore.c
@@ -1553,6 +1553,7 @@ static int __init vmcore_init(void)
return rc;
rc = parse_crash_elf_headers();
if (rc) {
+ elfcorehdr_free(elfcorehdr_addr);
pr_warn("Kdump: vmcore not initialized\n");
return rc;
}
--
2.35.1
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