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authorLiangwei Dong <liangwei@codeaurora.org>2019-01-18 16:54:38 +0530
committerJohannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>2019-01-25 21:09:21 +0100
commit6c900360e7c0df6a4846ac97d7b548d72cd801b0 (patch)
tree84f014e8d27682c493af637a641289b9ed4f4b03 /net/wireless
parentfe4943702c850fa07f963eaa6f1530d9d4c2da78 (diff)
nl80211: Allow set/del pmksa operations for AP
Host drivers may offload authentication to the user space through the commit ("cfg80211: Authentication offload to user space in AP mode"). This interface can be used to implement SAE by having the userspace do authentication/PMKID key derivation and driver handle the association. A step ahead, this interface can get further optimized if the PMKID is passed to the host driver and also have it respond to the association request by the STA on a valid PMKID. This commit enables the userspace to pass the PMKID to the host drivers through the set/del pmksa operations in AP mode. Set/Del pmksa is now restricted to STA/P2P client mode only and thus the drivers might not expect them in any other(AP) mode. This commit also introduces a feature flag NL80211_EXT_FEATURE_AP_PMKSA_CACHING (johannes: renamed) to maintain the backward compatibility of such an expectation by the host drivers. These operations are allowed in AP mode only when the drivers advertize the capability through this flag. Signed-off-by: Liangwei Dong <liangwei@codeaurora.org> Signed-off-by: Srinivas Dasari <dasaris@codeaurora.org> [rename flag to NL80211_EXT_FEATURE_AP_PMKSA_CACHING] Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/wireless')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/net/wireless/nl80211.c b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
index dc96077afe5e..af89e5c9fd0a 100644
--- a/net/wireless/nl80211.c
+++ b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
@@ -9899,7 +9899,10 @@ static int nl80211_setdel_pmksa(struct sk_buff *skb, struct genl_info *info)
if (dev->ieee80211_ptr->iftype != NL80211_IFTYPE_STATION &&
- dev->ieee80211_ptr->iftype != NL80211_IFTYPE_P2P_CLIENT)
+ dev->ieee80211_ptr->iftype != NL80211_IFTYPE_P2P_CLIENT &&
+ !(dev->ieee80211_ptr->iftype == NL80211_IFTYPE_AP &&
+ wiphy_ext_feature_isset(&rdev->wiphy,
switch (info->genlhdr->cmd) {