[net-next 6/7] ixgbe: Deny MACVLAN requests from VFs with admin set MAC

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

From: Greg Rose <gregory.v.rose@xxxxxxxxx>

If the host VMM administrator has set the virtual function device's
MAC address then also deny VF requests for MACVLAN filters.

Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gregory.v.rose@xxxxxxxxx>
Tested-by: Garrett, Robert <robertx.e.garrett@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Jeff Kirsher <jeffrey.t.kirsher@xxxxxxxxx>
 drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_sriov.c |    6 ++++++
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_sriov.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_sriov.c
index 88a58cb..3985637 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_sriov.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_sriov.c
@@ -635,6 +635,12 @@ static int ixgbe_rcv_msg_from_vf(struct ixgbe_adapter *adapter, u32 vf)
+		if (adapter->vfinfo[vf].pf_set_mac) {
+			e_warn(drv, "VF %d requested MACVLAN filter but is "
+				    "administratively denied\n", vf);
+			retval = -1;
+			break;
+		}
 		index = (msgbuf[0] & IXGBE_VT_MSGINFO_MASK) >>

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe netdev" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html

[Linux Kernel Discussion]     [Ethernet Bridging]     [Linux Wireless Networking]     [Linux Bluetooth Networking]     [Linux Networking Users]     [VLAN]     [Git]     [IETF Annouce]     [Linux Assembly]     [Security]     [Bugtraq]     [Photo]     [Singles Social Networking]     [Yosemite Information]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux Kernel]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux Virtualization]     [Linux Security]     [Linux IDE]     [Linux RAID]     [Linux SCSI]     [Free Dating]

Add to Google Powered by Linux