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netfilter: nf_conntrack_dccp: fix skb_header_pointer API usages

Some occurences in the netfilter tree use skb_header_pointer() in
the following way ...

  struct dccp_hdr _dh, *dh;
  ...
  skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &dh);

... where dh itself is a pointer that is being passed as the copy
buffer. Instead, we need to use &_dh as the forth argument so that
we're copying the data into an actual buffer that sits on the stack.

Currently, we probably could overwrite memory on the stack (e.g.
with a possibly mal-formed DCCP packet), but unintentionally, as
we only want the buffer to be placed into _dh variable.

Fixes: 2bc7804 ("[NETFILTER]: nf_conntrack: add DCCP protocol support")
Signed-off-by: Daniel Borkmann <dborkman@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Pablo Neira Ayuso <pablo@netfilter.org>
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borkmann authored and ummakynes committed Jan 5, 2014
1 parent 138aef7 commit b22f5126a24b3b2f15448c3f2a254fc10cbc2b92
Showing with 3 additions and 3 deletions.
  1. +3 −3 net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_proto_dccp.c
@@ -428,7 +428,7 @@ static bool dccp_new(struct nf_conn *ct, const struct sk_buff *skb,
const char *msg;
u_int8_t state;

dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &dh);
dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &_dh);
BUG_ON(dh == NULL);

state = dccp_state_table[CT_DCCP_ROLE_CLIENT][dh->dccph_type][CT_DCCP_NONE];
@@ -486,7 +486,7 @@ static int dccp_packet(struct nf_conn *ct, const struct sk_buff *skb,
u_int8_t type, old_state, new_state;
enum ct_dccp_roles role;

dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &dh);
dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &_dh);
BUG_ON(dh == NULL);
type = dh->dccph_type;

@@ -577,7 +577,7 @@ static int dccp_error(struct net *net, struct nf_conn *tmpl,
unsigned int cscov;
const char *msg;

dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &dh);
dh = skb_header_pointer(skb, dataoff, sizeof(_dh), &_dh);
if (dh == NULL) {
msg = "nf_ct_dccp: short packet ";
goto out_invalid;

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