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


From: Masahiro Yamada <yamada.masah...@socionext.com>

[ Upstream commit 79e0348c4e24fd1affdcf055e0269755580e0fcc ]

Drivers are supposed to set correct ecc->{size,strength,bytes} before
calling nand_scan_tail(), but it does not complain about ecc->total
bigger than oobsize.

In this case, chip->scan_bbt() crashes due to memory corruption, but
it is hard to debug.  It would be kind to fail it earlier with a clear

Signed-off-by: Masahiro Yamada <yamada.masah...@socionext.com>
Signed-off-by: Boris Brezillon <boris.brezil...@free-electrons.com>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <alexander.le...@microsoft.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gre...@linuxfoundation.org>
 drivers/mtd/nand/nand_base.c |    5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

--- a/drivers/mtd/nand/nand_base.c
+++ b/drivers/mtd/nand/nand_base.c
@@ -4785,6 +4785,11 @@ int nand_scan_tail(struct mtd_info *mtd)
                goto err_free;
        ecc->total = ecc->steps * ecc->bytes;
+       if (ecc->total > mtd->oobsize) {
+               WARN(1, "Total number of ECC bytes exceeded oobsize\n");
+               ret = -EINVAL;
+               goto err_free;
+       }
         * The number of bytes available for a client to place data into

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