[PATCH 3.13.y-ckt 88/96] mvsas: Fix NULL pointer dereference in mvs_slot_task_free

From: Kamal Mostafa
Date: Fri Nov 13 2015 - 16:54:29 EST

3.13.11-ckt30 -stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: =?UTF-8?q?D=C4=81vis=20Mos=C4=81ns?= <davispuh@xxxxxxxxx>

commit 2280521719e81919283b82902ac24058f87dfc1b upstream.

When pci_pool_alloc fails in mvs_task_prep then task->lldd_task stays
NULL but it's later used in mvs_abort_task as slot which is passed
to mvs_slot_task_free causing NULL pointer dereference.

Just return from mvs_slot_task_free when passed with NULL slot.

Bugzilla: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=101891
Signed-off-by: DÄvis MosÄns <davispuh@xxxxxxxxx>
Reviewed-by: Tomas Henzl <thenzl@xxxxxxxxxx>
Reviewed-by: Johannes Thumshirn <jthumshirn@xxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: James Bottomley <JBottomley@xxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
drivers/scsi/mvsas/mv_sas.c | 2 ++
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/scsi/mvsas/mv_sas.c b/drivers/scsi/mvsas/mv_sas.c
index 4c0b8b4..42b1f33 100644
--- a/drivers/scsi/mvsas/mv_sas.c
+++ b/drivers/scsi/mvsas/mv_sas.c
@@ -988,6 +988,8 @@ static void mvs_slot_free(struct mvs_info *mvi, u32 rx_desc)
static void mvs_slot_task_free(struct mvs_info *mvi, struct sas_task *task,
struct mvs_slot_info *slot, u32 slot_idx)
+ if (!slot)
+ return;
if (!slot->task)
if (!sas_protocol_ata(task->task_proto))

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