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authorYicong Yang <yangyicong@hisilicon.com>2020-11-21 22:17:19 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2020-11-22 10:48:22 -0800
commit488dac0c9237647e9b8f788b6a342595bfa40bda (patch)
parentbfe8cc1db02ab243c62780f17fc57f65bde0afe1 (diff)
libfs: fix error cast of negative value in simple_attr_write()
The attr->set() receive a value of u64, but simple_strtoll() is used for doing the conversion. It will lead to the error cast if user inputs a negative value. Use kstrtoull() instead of simple_strtoll() to convert a string got from the user to an unsigned value. The former will return '-EINVAL' if it gets a negetive value, but the latter can't handle the situation correctly. Make 'val' unsigned long long as what kstrtoull() takes, this will eliminate the compile warning on no 64-bit architectures. Fixes: f7b88631a897 ("fs/libfs.c: fix simple_attr_write() on 32bit machines") Signed-off-by: Yicong Yang <yangyicong@hisilicon.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/1605341356-11872-1-git-send-email-yangyicong@hisilicon.com Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/fs/libfs.c b/fs/libfs.c
index fc34361c1489..7124c2e8df2f 100644
--- a/fs/libfs.c
+++ b/fs/libfs.c
@@ -959,7 +959,7 @@ ssize_t simple_attr_write(struct file *file, const char __user *buf,
size_t len, loff_t *ppos)
struct simple_attr *attr;
- u64 val;
+ unsigned long long val;
size_t size;
ssize_t ret;
@@ -977,7 +977,9 @@ ssize_t simple_attr_write(struct file *file, const char __user *buf,
goto out;
attr->set_buf[size] = '\0';
- val = simple_strtoll(attr->set_buf, NULL, 0);
+ ret = kstrtoull(attr->set_buf, 0, &val);
+ if (ret)
+ goto out;
ret = attr->set(attr->data, val);
if (ret == 0)
ret = len; /* on success, claim we got the whole input */