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Ezio Melotti committed 61164d0

#12017: Fix segfault in json.loads() while decoding highly-nested objects using the C accelerations.

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Lib/json/tests/test_recursion.py

             pass
         else:
             self.fail("didn't raise ValueError on default recursion")
+
+
+    def test_highly_nested_objects(self):
+        # test that loading highly-nested objects doesn't segfault when C
+        # accelerations are used. See #12017
+        with self.assertRaises(RuntimeError):
+            json.loads('{"a":' * 100000 + '1' + '}' * 100000)
+        with self.assertRaises(RuntimeError):
+            json.loads('{"a":' * 100000 + '[1]' + '}' * 100000)
+        with self.assertRaises(RuntimeError):
+            json.loads('[' * 100000 + '1' + ']' * 100000)
+
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+- Issue #12017: Fix segfault in json.loads() while decoding highly-nested
+  objects using the C accelerations.
+
 - Issue #1838: Prevent segfault in ctypes, when _as_parameter_ on a class is set
   to an instance of the class.
 
 
     Returns a new PyObject representation of the term.
     */
+    PyObject *res;
     Py_UNICODE *str = PyUnicode_AS_UNICODE(pystr);
     Py_ssize_t length = PyUnicode_GET_SIZE(pystr);
     if (idx >= length) {
                 next_idx_ptr);
         case '{':
             /* object */
-            return _parse_object_unicode(s, pystr, idx + 1, next_idx_ptr);
+            if (Py_EnterRecursiveCall(" while decoding a JSON object "
+                                      "from a unicode string"))
+                return NULL;
+            res = _parse_object_unicode(s, pystr, idx + 1, next_idx_ptr);
+            Py_LeaveRecursiveCall();
+            return res;
         case '[':
             /* array */
-            return _parse_array_unicode(s, pystr, idx + 1, next_idx_ptr);
+            if (Py_EnterRecursiveCall(" while decoding a JSON array "
+                                      "from a unicode string"))
+                return NULL;
+            res = _parse_array_unicode(s, pystr, idx + 1, next_idx_ptr);
+            Py_LeaveRecursiveCall();
+            return res;
         case 'n':
             /* null */
             if ((idx + 3 < length) && str[idx + 1] == 'u' && str[idx + 2] == 'l' && str[idx + 3] == 'l') {