[10/19] staging: wfx: fix potential use-after-free

Message ID 20200515083325.378539-11-Jerome.Pouiller@silabs.com
State New
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  • staging: wfx: various fixes
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Jerome Pouiller May 15, 2020, 8:33 a.m.
From: Jérôme Pouiller <jerome.pouiller@silabs.com>

wfx_tx_policy_put() use data from the skb. However, the call to
skb_pull() has just discarded them (even if the memory is in fact not
really discarded).

Signed-off-by: Jérôme Pouiller <jerome.pouiller@silabs.com>
 drivers/staging/wfx/data_tx.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)


diff --git a/drivers/staging/wfx/data_tx.c b/drivers/staging/wfx/data_tx.c
index 314cc2743a2b..d01e679b0880 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/wfx/data_tx.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/wfx/data_tx.c
@@ -494,8 +494,8 @@  static void wfx_skb_dtor(struct wfx_vif *wvif, struct sk_buff *skb)
-	skb_pull(skb, offset);
 	wfx_tx_policy_put(wvif, req->tx_flags.retry_policy_index);
+	skb_pull(skb, offset);
 	ieee80211_tx_status_irqsafe(wvif->wdev->hw, skb);