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[Bug 1460657] Re: possible infinite loop when parsing CDC headers


This patch was in stable tree, and we can't reproduce it actually, so
just waive the verification.

** Tags removed: verification-needed-trusty verification-needed-utopic verification-needed-vivid
** Tags added: verification-done-trusty verification-done-utopic verification-done-vivid

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  possible infinite loop when parsing CDC headers

Status in linux package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in linux source package in Trusty:
  Fix Committed
Status in linux source package in Utopic:
  Fix Committed
Status in linux source package in Vivid:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  Bug #1413992 's patch introduced a possible infinite loop.

  commit 0d3bba0287d4e284c3ec7d3397e81eec920d5e7e
  Author: Quentin Casasnovas <quentin.casasnovas@xxxxxxxxxx>
  Date:   Tue Apr 14 11:25:43 2015 +0200

      cdc-acm: prevent infinite loop when parsing CDC headers.

      Phil and I found out a problem with commit:

        7e860a6e7aa6 ("cdc-acm: add sanity checks")

      It added some sanity checks to ignore potential garbage in CDC headers but
      also introduced a potential infinite loop.  This can happen at the first
      loop iteration (elength = 0 in that case) if the description isn't a
      DT_CS_INTERFACE or later if 'buffer[0]' is zero.

      It should also be noted that the wrong length was being added to 'buffer'
      in case 'buffer[1]' was not a DT_CS_INTERFACE descriptor, since elength was
      assigned after that check in the loop.

      A specially crafted USB device could be used to trigger this
  infinite loop.

      Fixes: 7e860a6e7aa6 ("cdc-acm: add sanity checks")
      Signed-off-by: Phil Turnbull <phil.turnbull@xxxxxxxxxx>
      Signed-off-by: Quentin Casasnovas <quentin.casasnovas@xxxxxxxxxx>
      CC: Sergei Shtylyov <sergei.shtylyov@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
      CC: Oliver Neukum <oneukum@xxxxxxx>
      CC: Adam Lee <adam8157@xxxxxxxxx>
      CC: <stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
      Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

  break-fix: 7e860a6e7aa62b337a61110430cd633db5b0d2dd 0d3bba0287d4e284c3ec7d3397e81eec920d5e7e

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