KASAN: null-ptr-deref Read in do_con_write

Status: closed as dup on 2020/07/20 22:51
Subsystems: serial
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First crash: 1562d, last: 1499d
Cause bisection: the issue happens on the oldest tested release (bisect log)
Crash: WARNING in sysfs_warn_dup (log)
Repro: C syz .config
Fix bisection: failed (error log, bisect log)
Duplicate of
Title Repro Cause bisect Fix bisect Count Last Reported
general protection fault in do_con_write C done 10703 1398d 1633d
Discussions (1)
Title Replies (including bot) Last reply
KASAN: null-ptr-deref Read in do_con_write 0 (1) 2020/02/13 16:57
Last patch testing requests (1)
Created Duration User Patch Repo Result
2020/07/16 06:28 10m upstream report log
Fix bisection attempts (3)
Created Duration User Patch Repo Result
2020/05/17 02:10 0m bisect fix upstream error job log (0)
2020/04/16 18:15 19m bisect fix upstream job log (0) log
2020/03/17 05:13 20m bisect fix upstream job log (0) log

Sample crash report:
BUG: KASAN: null-ptr-deref in scr_memcpyw include/linux/vt_buffer.h:49 [inline]
BUG: KASAN: null-ptr-deref in delete_char drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:852 [inline]
BUG: KASAN: null-ptr-deref in csi_P drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:1985 [inline]
BUG: KASAN: null-ptr-deref in do_con_trol drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:2379 [inline]
BUG: KASAN: null-ptr-deref in do_con_write+0x94d2/0xf360 drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:2797
Read of size 4294967294 at addr 0000000000000012 by task syz-executor662/8804

CPU: 0 PID: 8804 Comm: syz-executor662 Not tainted 5.6.0-rc1-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+0x1fb/0x318 lib/dump_stack.c:118
 __kasan_report+0x167/0x1c0 mm/kasan/report.c:510
 kasan_report+0x26/0x50 mm/kasan/common.c:641
 check_memory_region_inline mm/kasan/generic.c:182 [inline]
 check_memory_region+0x2b6/0x2f0 mm/kasan/generic.c:192
 memcpy+0x28/0x60 mm/kasan/common.c:127
 scr_memcpyw include/linux/vt_buffer.h:49 [inline]
 delete_char drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:852 [inline]
 csi_P drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:1985 [inline]
 do_con_trol drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:2379 [inline]
 do_con_write+0x94d2/0xf360 drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:2797
 con_write+0x25/0x40 drivers/tty/vt/vt.c:3135
 process_output_block drivers/tty/n_tty.c:595 [inline]
 n_tty_write+0xd0c/0x1200 drivers/tty/n_tty.c:2333
 do_tty_write drivers/tty/tty_io.c:962 [inline]
 tty_write+0x5a1/0x950 drivers/tty/tty_io.c:1046
 __vfs_write+0xb8/0x740 fs/read_write.c:494
 vfs_write+0x270/0x580 fs/read_write.c:558
 ksys_write+0x117/0x220 fs/read_write.c:611
 __do_sys_write fs/read_write.c:623 [inline]
 __se_sys_write fs/read_write.c:620 [inline]
 __x64_sys_write+0x7b/0x90 fs/read_write.c:620
 do_syscall_64+0xf7/0x1c0 arch/x86/entry/common.c:294
RIP: 0033:0x4404f9
Code: 18 89 d0 c3 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 00 00 00 00 0f 1f 00 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 5b 14 fc ff c3 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 00 00 00
RSP: 002b:00007fffb1720718 EFLAGS: 00000246 ORIG_RAX: 0000000000000001
RAX: ffffffffffffffda RBX: 00000000004002c8 RCX: 00000000004404f9
RDX: 0000000000000078 RSI: 0000000020000140 RDI: 0000000000000004
RBP: 00000000006ca018 R08: 0000000000000000 R09: 00000000004002c8
R10: 0000000000000000 R11: 0000000000000246 R12: 0000000000401de0
R13: 0000000000401e70 R14: 0000000000000000 R15: 0000000000000000

Crashes (1):
Time Kernel Commit Syzkaller Config Log Report Syz repro C repro VM info Assets (help?) Manager Title
2020/02/13 11:26 upstream f2850dd5ee01 84f4fc8a .config console log report syz C ci-upstream-kasan-gce-smack-root
* Struck through repros no longer work on HEAD.