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SubjectKASAN: use-after-free Read in path_init (2)

syzbot found the following issue on:

HEAD commit: 5631c5e0 Merge tag 'xfs-5.9-merge-7' of git://git.kernel.o..
git tree: upstream
console output:
kernel config:
dashboard link:
compiler: gcc (GCC) 10.1.0-syz 20200507
syz repro:

The issue was bisected to:

commit e24ab0ef689de43649327f54cd1088f3dad25bb3
Author: Christoph Hellwig <>
Date: Tue Jul 21 08:48:15 2020 +0000

fs: push the getname from do_rmdir into the callers

bisection log:
final oops:
console output:

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Fixes: e24ab0ef689d ("fs: push the getname from do_rmdir into the callers")

BUG: KASAN: use-after-free in path_init+0x116b/0x13c0 fs/namei.c:2207
Read of size 8 at addr ffff88807853c940 by task syz-executor.2/8233

CPU: 0 PID: 8233 Comm: syz-executor.2 Not tainted 5.8.0-syzkaller #0
Hardware name: Google Google Compute Engine/Google Compute Engine, BIOS Google 01/01/2011
Call Trace:
__dump_stack lib/dump_stack.c:77 [inline]
dump_stack+0x18f/0x20d lib/dump_stack.c:118
print_address_description.constprop.0.cold+0xae/0x436 mm/kasan/report.c:383
__kasan_report mm/kasan/report.c:513 [inline]
kasan_report.cold+0x1f/0x37 mm/kasan/report.c:530
path_init+0x116b/0x13c0 fs/namei.c:2207
path_parentat+0x22/0x1b0 fs/namei.c:2384
filename_parentat+0x188/0x560 fs/namei.c:2407
do_rmdir+0xa8/0x440 fs/namei.c:3732
do_syscall_64+0x2d/0x70 arch/x86/entry/common.c:46
RIP: 0033:0x45ce79
Code: 2d b6 fb ff c3 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 00 00 00 00 66 90 48 89 f8 48 89 f7 48 89 d6 48 89 ca 4d 89 c2 4d 89 c8 4c 8b 4c 24 08 0f 05 <48> 3d 01 f0 ff ff 0f 83 fb b5 fb ff c3 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 00 00 00
RSP: 002b:00007f756fb2bc78 EFLAGS: 00000246 ORIG_RAX: 0000000000000054
RAX: ffffffffffffffda RBX: 00000000000260c0 RCX: 000000000045ce79
RDX: 0000000000000000 RSI: 0000000000000000 RDI: 00000000200000c0
RBP: 000000000118bff0 R08: 0000000000000000 R09: 0000000000000000
R10: 0000000000000000 R11: 0000000000000246 R12: 000000000118bfcc
R13: 00007ffedeb9931f R14: 00007f756fb2c9c0 R15: 000000000118bfcc

Allocated by task 8233:
save_stack+0x1b/0x40 mm/kasan/common.c:48
set_track mm/kasan/common.c:56 [inline]
__kasan_kmalloc.constprop.0+0xc2/0xd0 mm/kasan/common.c:494
slab_post_alloc_hook mm/slab.h:586 [inline]
slab_alloc mm/slab.c:3320 [inline]
kmem_cache_alloc+0x12c/0x3b0 mm/slab.c:3484
getname_flags.part.0+0x50/0x4f0 fs/namei.c:138
getname_flags include/linux/audit.h:320 [inline]
getname fs/namei.c:209 [inline]
__do_sys_rmdir fs/namei.c:3783 [inline]
__se_sys_rmdir fs/namei.c:3781 [inline]
__x64_sys_rmdir+0xb1/0x100 fs/namei.c:3781
do_syscall_64+0x2d/0x70 arch/x86/entry/common.c:46

Freed by task 8233:
save_stack+0x1b/0x40 mm/kasan/common.c:48
set_track mm/kasan/common.c:56 [inline]
kasan_set_free_info mm/kasan/common.c:316 [inline]
__kasan_slab_free+0xf5/0x140 mm/kasan/common.c:455
__cache_free mm/slab.c:3426 [inline]
kmem_cache_free+0x7f/0x310 mm/slab.c:3694
putname+0xe1/0x120 fs/namei.c:259
do_rmdir+0x145/0x440 fs/namei.c:3773
do_syscall_64+0x2d/0x70 arch/x86/entry/common.c:46

The buggy address belongs to the object at ffff88807853c940
which belongs to the cache names_cache of size 4096
The buggy address is located 0 bytes inside of
4096-byte region [ffff88807853c940, ffff88807853d940)
The buggy address belongs to the page:
page:ffffea0001e14f00 refcount:1 mapcount:0 mapping:0000000000000000 index:0x0 head:ffffea0001e14f00 order:1 compound_mapcount:0
flags: 0xfffe0000010200(slab|head)
raw: 00fffe0000010200 ffffea0001e14e88 ffffea0001e14f88 ffff8880aa246380
raw: 0000000000000000 ffff88807853c940 0000000100000001 0000000000000000
page dumped because: kasan: bad access detected

Memory state around the buggy address:
ffff88807853c800: fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc
ffff88807853c880: fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc
>ffff88807853c900: fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fc fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb
ffff88807853c980: fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb
ffff88807853ca00: fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb fb

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