4.14-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Colin Ian King <colin.k...@canonical.com>

commit 1b22b4b28fd5fbc51855219e3238b3ab81da8466 upstream.

Currently there is no null check on a failed allocation of board_data,
and hence a null pointer dereference will occurr. Fix this by checking
for the out of memory null pointer.

Fixes: a7473717483e ("MIPS: ath25: add board configuration detection")
Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.k...@canonical.com>
Cc: Ralf Baechle <r...@linux-mips.org>
Cc: linux-m...@linux-mips.org
Cc: <sta...@vger.kernel.org> # 3.19+
Patchwork: https://patchwork.linux-mips.org/patch/18657/
Signed-off-by: James Hogan <jho...@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gre...@linuxfoundation.org>

 arch/mips/ath25/board.c |    2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

--- a/arch/mips/ath25/board.c
+++ b/arch/mips/ath25/board.c
@@ -135,6 +135,8 @@ int __init ath25_find_config(phys_addr_t
        board_data = kzalloc(BOARD_CONFIG_BUFSZ, GFP_KERNEL);
+       if (!board_data)
+               goto error;
        ath25_board.config = (struct ath25_boarddata *)board_data;
        memcpy_fromio(board_data, bcfg, 0x100);
        if (broken_boarddata) {

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