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authorDan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@oracle.com>2012-09-01 12:54:07 -0700
committerMatthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com>2012-09-13 16:46:31 -0400
commiteceeb4371240aff22e9a535a2bc57d2311820942 (patch)
tree5b477baa91dc4ca2b344d160b780e1a3339275c9
parentf661848b74b33069b0b7068c414bd282c407781d (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-eceeb4371240aff22e9a535a2bc57d2311820942.tar.gz
thinkpad_acpi: buffer overflow in fan_get_status()
The acpi_evalf() function modifies four bytes of data but in fan_get_status() we pass a pointer to u8. I have modified the function to use type checking now. Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com>
-rw-r--r--drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c13
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c b/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
index 80e377949314..52daaa816e53 100644
--- a/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
+++ b/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
@@ -545,7 +545,7 @@ TPACPI_HANDLE(hkey, ec, "\\_SB.HKEY", /* 600e/x, 770e, 770x */
*/
static int acpi_evalf(acpi_handle handle,
- void *res, char *method, char *fmt, ...)
+ int *res, char *method, char *fmt, ...)
{
char *fmt0 = fmt;
struct acpi_object_list params;
@@ -606,7 +606,7 @@ static int acpi_evalf(acpi_handle handle,
success = (status == AE_OK &&
out_obj.type == ACPI_TYPE_INTEGER);
if (success && res)
- *(int *)res = out_obj.integer.value;
+ *res = out_obj.integer.value;
break;
case 'v': /* void */
success = status == AE_OK;
@@ -7386,17 +7386,18 @@ static int fan_get_status(u8 *status)
* Add TPACPI_FAN_RD_ACPI_FANS ? */
switch (fan_status_access_mode) {
- case TPACPI_FAN_RD_ACPI_GFAN:
+ case TPACPI_FAN_RD_ACPI_GFAN: {
/* 570, 600e/x, 770e, 770x */
+ int res;
- if (unlikely(!acpi_evalf(gfan_handle, &s, NULL, "d")))
+ if (unlikely(!acpi_evalf(gfan_handle, &res, NULL, "d")))
return -EIO;
if (likely(status))
- *status = s & 0x07;
+ *status = res & 0x07;
break;
-
+ }
case TPACPI_FAN_RD_TPEC:
/* all except 570, 600e/x, 770e, 770x */
if (unlikely(!acpi_ec_read(fan_status_offset, &s)))