Re: [PATCH] Null check to prevent null-ptr-deref bug

From: Greg KH
Date: Sun May 28 2023 - 13:52:21 EST

On Sun, May 28, 2023 at 10:35:46AM -0700, Prince Kumar Maurya wrote:
> sb_getblk(inode->i_sb, parent) return a null ptr and taking lock on
> that leads to the null-ptr-deref bug.
> Signed-off-by: Prince Kumar Maurya <princekumarmaurya06@xxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> Change since v1: update the commit message.
> The bug was reproducible using the reproducer code and assets found in
> bug report:

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