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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2021-47103: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2022-1645)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/01/2022
Created
05/28/2024
Added
05/24/2024
Modified
05/24/2024

Description

In the Linux kernel, the following vulnerability has been resolved:

inet: fully convert sk->sk_rx_dst to RCU rules

syzbot reported various issues around early demux,

one being included in this changelog [1]

sk->sk_rx_dst is using RCU protection without clearly

documenting it.

And following sequences in tcp_v4_do_rcv()/tcp_v6_do_rcv()

are not following standard RCU rules.

[a] dst_release(dst);

[b] sk->sk_rx_dst = NULL;

They look wrong because a delete operation of RCU protected

pointer is supposed to clear the pointer before

the call_rcu()/synchronize_rcu() guarding actual memory freeing.

In some cases indeed, dst could be freed before [b] is done.

We could cheat by clearing sk_rx_dst before calling

dst_release(), but this seems the right time to stick

to standard RCU annotations and debugging facilities.

[1]

BUG: KASAN: use-after-free in dst_check include/net/dst.h:470 [inline]

BUG: KASAN: use-after-free in tcp_v4_early_demux+0x95b/0x960 net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c:1792

Read of size 2 at addr ffff88807f1cb73a by task syz-executor.5/9204

CPU: 0 PID: 9204 Comm: syz-executor.5 Not tainted 5.16.0-rc5-syzkaller #0

Hardware name: Google Google Compute Engine/Google Compute Engine, BIOS Google 01/01/2011

Call Trace:

<TASK>

__dump_stack lib/dump_stack.c:88 [inline]

dump_stack_lvl+0xcd/0x134 lib/dump_stack.c:106

print_address_description.constprop.0.cold+0x8d/0x320 mm/kasan/report.c:247

__kasan_report mm/kasan/report.c:433 [inline]

kasan_report.cold+0x83/0xdf mm/kasan/report.c:450

dst_check include/net/dst.h:470 [inline]

tcp_v4_early_demux+0x95b/0x960 net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c:1792

ip_rcv_finish_core.constprop.0+0x15de/0x1e80 net/ipv4/ip_input.c:340

ip_list_rcv_finish.constprop.0+0x1b2/0x6e0 net/ipv4/ip_input.c:583

ip_sublist_rcv net/ipv4/ip_input.c:609 [inline]

ip_list_rcv+0x34e/0x490 net/ipv4/ip_input.c:644

__netif_receive_skb_list_ptype net/core/dev.c:5508 [inline]

__netif_receive_skb_list_core+0x549/0x8e0 net/core/dev.c:5556

__netif_receive_skb_list net/core/dev.c:5608 [inline]

netif_receive_skb_list_internal+0x75e/0xd80 net/core/dev.c:5699

gro_normal_list net/core/dev.c:5853 [inline]

gro_normal_list net/core/dev.c:5849 [inline]

napi_complete_done+0x1f1/0x880 net/core/dev.c:6590

virtqueue_napi_complete drivers/net/virtio_net.c:339 [inline]

virtnet_poll+0xca2/0x11b0 drivers/net/virtio_net.c:1557

__napi_poll+0xaf/0x440 net/core/dev.c:7023

napi_poll net/core/dev.c:7090 [inline]

net_rx_action+0x801/0xb40 net/core/dev.c:7177

__do_softirq+0x29b/0x9c2 kernel/softirq.c:558

invoke_softirq kernel/softirq.c:432 [inline]

__irq_exit_rcu+0x123/0x180 kernel/softirq.c:637

irq_exit_rcu+0x5/0x20 kernel/softirq.c:649

common_interrupt+0x52/0xc0 arch/x86/kernel/irq.c:240

asm_common_interrupt+0x1e/0x40 arch/x86/include/asm/idtentry.h:629

RIP: 0033:0x7f5e972bfd57

Code: 39 d1 73 14 0f 1f 80 00 00 00 00 48 8b 50 f8 48 83 e8 08 48 39 ca 77 f3 48 39 c3 73 3e 48 89 13 48 8b 50 f8 48 89 38 49 8b 0e <48> 8b 3e 48 83 c3 08 48 83 c6 08 eb bc 48 39 d1 72 9e 48 39 d0 73

RSP: 002b:00007fff8a413210 EFLAGS: 00000283

RAX: 00007f5e97108990 RBX: 00007f5e97108338 RCX: ffffffff81d3aa45

RDX: ffffffff81d3aa45 RSI: 00007f5e97108340 RDI: ffffffff81d3aa45

RBP: 00007f5e97107eb8 R08: 00007f5e97108d88 R09: 0000000093c2e8d9

R10: 0000000000000000 R11: 0000000000000000 R12: 00007f5e97107eb0

R13: 00007f5e97108338 R14: 00007f5e97107ea8 R15: 0000000000000019

</TASK>

Allocated by task 13:

kasan_save_stack+0x1e/0x50 mm/kasan/common.c:38

kasan_set_track mm/kasan/common.c:46 [inline]

set_alloc_info mm/kasan/common.c:434 [inline]

__kasan_slab_alloc+0x90/0xc0 mm/kasan/common.c:467

kasan_slab_alloc include/linux/kasan.h:259 [inline]

slab_post_alloc_hook mm/slab.h:519 [inline]

slab_alloc_node mm/slub.c:3234 [inline]

slab_alloc mm/slub.c:3242 [inline]

kmem_cache_alloc+0x202/0x3a0 mm/slub.c:3247

dst_alloc+0x146/0x1f0 net/core/dst.c:92

rt_dst_alloc+0x73/0x430 net/ipv4/route.c:1613

ip_route_input_slow+0x1817/0x3a20 net/ipv4/route.c:234

---truncated---

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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