Commit 952035ba authored by Tudor-Dan Ambarus's avatar Tudor-Dan Ambarus Committed by Herbert Xu

crypto: ecdh - fix concurrency on shared secret and pubkey

ecdh_ctx contained static allocated data for the shared secret
and public key.

The shared secret and the public key were doomed to concurrency
issues because they could be shared by multiple crypto requests.

The concurrency is fixed by replacing per-tfm shared secret and
public key with per-request dynamically allocated shared secret
and public key.
Signed-off-by: default avatarTudor Ambarus <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarHerbert Xu <>
parent 0876d161
......@@ -20,8 +20,6 @@ struct ecdh_ctx {
unsigned int curve_id;
unsigned int ndigits;
u64 private_key[ECC_MAX_DIGITS];
u64 public_key[2 * ECC_MAX_DIGITS];
u64 shared_secret[ECC_MAX_DIGITS];
static inline struct ecdh_ctx *ecdh_get_ctx(struct crypto_kpp *tfm)
......@@ -70,41 +68,58 @@ static int ecdh_set_secret(struct crypto_kpp *tfm, const void *buf,
static int ecdh_compute_value(struct kpp_request *req)
int ret = 0;
struct crypto_kpp *tfm = crypto_kpp_reqtfm(req);
struct ecdh_ctx *ctx = ecdh_get_ctx(tfm);
size_t copied, nbytes;
u64 *public_key;
u64 *shared_secret = NULL;
void *buf;
size_t copied, nbytes, public_key_sz;
int ret = -ENOMEM;
nbytes = ctx->ndigits << ECC_DIGITS_TO_BYTES_SHIFT;
/* Public part is a point thus it has both coordinates */
public_key_sz = 2 * nbytes;
public_key = kmalloc(public_key_sz, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!public_key)
return -ENOMEM;
if (req->src) {
copied = sg_copy_to_buffer(req->src, 1, ctx->public_key,
2 * nbytes);
if (copied != 2 * nbytes)
return -EINVAL;
shared_secret = kmalloc(nbytes, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!shared_secret)
goto free_pubkey;
copied = sg_copy_to_buffer(req->src, 1, public_key,
if (copied != public_key_sz) {
ret = -EINVAL;
goto free_all;
ret = crypto_ecdh_shared_secret(ctx->curve_id, ctx->ndigits,
ctx->private_key, public_key,
buf = ctx->shared_secret;
buf = shared_secret;
} else {
ret = ecc_make_pub_key(ctx->curve_id, ctx->ndigits,
ctx->private_key, ctx->public_key);
buf = ctx->public_key;
/* Public part is a point thus it has both coordinates */
nbytes *= 2;
ctx->private_key, public_key);
buf = public_key;
nbytes = public_key_sz;
if (ret < 0)
return ret;
goto free_all;
copied = sg_copy_from_buffer(req->dst, 1, buf, nbytes);
if (copied != nbytes)
return -EINVAL;
ret = -EINVAL;
/* fall through */
return ret;
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