lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Tue, 31 Aug 2021 11:56:06 +0300
From:   Mike Rapoport <rppt@...nel.org>
To:     Rick Edgecombe <rick.p.edgecombe@...el.com>
Cc:     dave.hansen@...el.com, luto@...nel.org, peterz@...radead.org,
        x86@...nel.org, akpm@...ux-foundation.org, keescook@...omium.org,
        shakeelb@...gle.com, vbabka@...e.cz, linux-mm@...ck.org,
        linux-hardening@...r.kernel.org,
        kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com, ira.weiny@...el.com,
        dan.j.williams@...el.com, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v2 16/19] x86/mm: Protect page tables with PKS

On Mon, Aug 30, 2021 at 04:59:24PM -0700, Rick Edgecombe wrote:
> Write protect page tables with PKS. Toggle writeability inside the
> pgtable.h defined page table modifiction functions.
> 
> Do not protect the direct map page tables as it is more complicated and
> will come in a later patch.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Rick Edgecombe <rick.p.edgecombe@...el.com>
> ---
>  arch/x86/boot/compressed/ident_map_64.c |  5 ++
>  arch/x86/include/asm/pgtable.h          | 18 ++++++-
>  arch/x86/include/asm/pgtable_64.h       | 33 ++++++++++--
>  arch/x86/include/asm/pkeys_common.h     |  1 -
>  arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c                   | 71 ++++++++++++++++++++++---
>  arch/x86/mm/pkeys.c                     |  1 +
>  include/linux/pkeys.h                   |  1 +
>  mm/Kconfig                              |  6 +++
>  8 files changed, 123 insertions(+), 13 deletions(-)
 
...

> diff --git a/mm/Kconfig b/mm/Kconfig
> index 4184d0a7531d..0f8e8595a396 100644
> --- a/mm/Kconfig
> +++ b/mm/Kconfig
> @@ -845,6 +845,12 @@ config ARCH_ENABLE_SUPERVISOR_PKEYS
>  	def_bool y
>  	depends on PKS_TEST || GENERAL_PKS_USER
>  
> +config PKS_PG_TABLES
> +	bool "PKS write protected page tables"
> +	select GENERAL_PKS_USER
> +	depends on !HIGHMEM && !X86_PAE && SPARSEMEM_VMEMMAP

Hmm, why is this x86-only feature is in mm/Kconfig?

> +	depends on ARCH_HAS_SUPERVISOR_PKEYS
> +
>  config PERCPU_STATS
>  	bool "Collect percpu memory statistics"
>  	help
> -- 
> 2.17.1
> 

-- 
Sincerely yours,
Mike.

Powered by blists - more mailing lists