[PATCH 0/2] drm: Address potential UAF bugs with drm_master ptrs

Desmond Cheong Zhi Xi desmondcheongzx at gmail.com
Sat Jun 12 12:54:24 UTC 2021


This patch series addresses potential use-after-free errors when dereferencing pointers to struct drm_master. These were identified after one such bug was caught by Syzbot in drm_getunique():
https://syzkaller.appspot.com/bug?id=148d2f1dfac64af52ffd27b661981a540724f803

The series is broken up into two patches:

1. Implement a locked version of drm_is_current_master() function that's used within drm_auth.c

2. Identify areas in drm_lease.c where pointers to struct drm_master are dereferenced, and ensure that the master pointers are protected by a mutex

Desmond Cheong Zhi Xi (2):
  drm: Add a locked version of drm_is_current_master
  drm: Protect drm_master pointers in drm_lease.c

 drivers/gpu/drm/drm_auth.c  | 23 ++++++++++++---
 drivers/gpu/drm/drm_lease.c | 58 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------
 2 files changed, 62 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)

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2.25.1



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