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From: David S. Miller <>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 01:35:24 +0000 (-0700)
Subject: irda: Correctly clean up self->ias_obj on irda_bind() failure.

irda: Correctly clean up self->ias_obj on irda_bind() failure.

If irda_open_tsap() fails, the irda_bind() code tries to destroy
the ->ias_obj object by hand, but does so wrongly.

In particular, it fails to a) release the hashbin attached to the
object and b) reset the self->ias_obj pointer to NULL.

Fix both problems by using irias_delete_object() and explicitly
setting self->ias_obj to NULL, just as irda_release() does.

Reported-by: Tavis Ormandy <>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <>

diff --git a/net/irda/af_irda.c b/net/irda/af_irda.c
index 79986a6..fd55b51 100644
--- a/net/irda/af_irda.c
+++ b/net/irda/af_irda.c
@@ -824,8 +824,8 @@ static int irda_bind(struct socket *sock, struct sockaddr *uaddr, int addr_len)
 	err = irda_open_tsap(self, addr->sir_lsap_sel, addr->sir_name);
 	if (err < 0) {
-		kfree(self->ias_obj->name);
-		kfree(self->ias_obj);
+		irias_delete_object(self->ias_obj);
+		self->ias_obj = NULL;
 		return err;