[PATCH 3/3] ath6k: fix firmware version assignment.

greearb at candelatech.com greearb at candelatech.com
Wed Oct 21 14:53:21 PDT 2015


From: Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com>

Improper use of strlcpy caused garbage to be appended to the
firmware version string.  Fix this by paying attention to the
ie_lenth.

Signed-off-by: Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com>
---
 drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/init.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/init.c b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/init.c
index 6e473fa..e3f3a6a 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/init.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/init.c
@@ -994,7 +994,7 @@ static int ath6kl_fetch_fw_apin(struct ath6kl *ar, const char *name)
 		switch (ie_id) {
 		case ATH6KL_FW_IE_FW_VERSION:
 			strlcpy(ar->wiphy->fw_version, data,
-				sizeof(ar->wiphy->fw_version));
+				min(sizeof(ar->wiphy->fw_version), ie_len+1));
 
 			ath6kl_dbg(ATH6KL_DBG_BOOT,
 				   "found fw version %s\n",
-- 
2.4.3




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