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Date:	Mon, 26 Oct 2009 15:24:35 GMT
From:	tip-bot for Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@...il.com>
To:	linux-tip-commits@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, horms@...ge.net.au, hpa@...or.com,
	mingo@...hat.com, jirislaby@...il.com, lethal@...ux-sh.org,
	vgoyal@...hat.com, ebiederm@...ssion.com, tglx@...utronix.de,
	mingo@...e.hu
Subject: [tip:x86/urgent] x86: crash_dump: Fix non-pae kdump kernel memory accesses

Commit-ID:  72ed7de74e8f0fad0d8e567ae1f987b740accb3f
Gitweb:     http://git.kernel.org/tip/72ed7de74e8f0fad0d8e567ae1f987b740accb3f
Author:     Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@...il.com>
AuthorDate: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 11:11:43 +0100
Committer:  Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu>
CommitDate: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 12:38:59 +0100

x86: crash_dump: Fix non-pae kdump kernel memory accesses

Non-PAE 32-bit dump kernels may wrap an address around 4G and
poke unwanted space. ptes there are 32-bit long, and since
pfn << PAGE_SIZE may exceed this limit, high pfn bits are
cropped and wrong address mapped by kmap_atomic_pfn in
copy_oldmem_page.

Don't allow this behavior in non-PAE kdump kernels by checking
pfns passed into copy_oldmem_page. In the case of failure,
userspace process gets EFAULT.

[v2]
- fix comments
- move ifdefs inside the function

Signed-off-by: Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@...il.com>
Cc: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@...hat.com>
Cc: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@...ssion.com>
Cc: Simon Horman <horms@...ge.net.au>
Cc: Paul Mundt <lethal@...ux-sh.org>
LKML-Reference: <1256551903-30567-1-git-send-email-jirislaby@...il.com>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu>
---
 arch/x86/kernel/crash_dump_32.c |   19 +++++++++++++++++++
 1 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/crash_dump_32.c b/arch/x86/kernel/crash_dump_32.c
index f7cdb3b..cd97ce1 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/crash_dump_32.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/crash_dump_32.c
@@ -16,6 +16,22 @@ static void *kdump_buf_page;
 /* Stores the physical address of elf header of crash image. */
 unsigned long long elfcorehdr_addr = ELFCORE_ADDR_MAX;
 
+static inline bool is_crashed_pfn_valid(unsigned long pfn)
+{
+#ifndef CONFIG_X86_PAE
+	/*
+	 * non-PAE kdump kernel executed from a PAE one will crop high pte
+	 * bits and poke unwanted space counting again from address 0, we
+	 * don't want that. pte must fit into unsigned long. In fact the
+	 * test checks high 12 bits for being zero (pfn will be shifted left
+	 * by PAGE_SHIFT).
+	 */
+	return pte_pfn(pfn_pte(pfn, __pgprot(0))) == pfn;
+#else
+	return true;
+#endif
+}
+
 /**
  * copy_oldmem_page - copy one page from "oldmem"
  * @pfn: page frame number to be copied
@@ -41,6 +57,9 @@ ssize_t copy_oldmem_page(unsigned long pfn, char *buf,
 	if (!csize)
 		return 0;
 
+	if (!is_crashed_pfn_valid(pfn))
+		return -EFAULT;
+
 	vaddr = kmap_atomic_pfn(pfn, KM_PTE0);
 
 	if (!userbuf) {
--
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