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[Nbd] [PATCH] nbd: prevent sock_xmit from attempting to use a NULL socket

NBD does not protect the nbd_device's socket from becoming NULL during receives.

This closes a race with the NBD_CLEAR_SOCK ioctl (nbd-client -d) setting
the nbd_device's socket to NULL right before NBD calls sock_xmit.

Signed-off-by: Mike Snitzer <snitzer@...17...>
Cc: Paul Clements <paul.clements@...124...>
 drivers/block/nbd.c |    6 ++++++
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/block/nbd.c b/drivers/block/nbd.c
index b53fdb0..bd3c50b 100644
--- a/drivers/block/nbd.c
+++ b/drivers/block/nbd.c
@@ -153,6 +153,12 @@ static int sock_xmit(struct nbd_device *lo, int send, void *buf, int size,
 	struct kvec iov;
 	sigset_t blocked, oldset;
+	if (unlikely(!sock)) {
+		printk(KERN_ERR "%s: Attempted %s on closed socket in sock_xmit\n",
+		       lo->disk->disk_name, (send ? "send" : "recv"));
+		return -EINVAL;
+	}
 	/* Allow interception of SIGKILL only
 	 * Don't allow other signals to interrupt the transmission */
 	siginitsetinv(&blocked, sigmask(SIGKILL));

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