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Date:   Tue, 26 Mar 2019 13:55:39 -0700
From:   Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>
To:     Matthew Garrett <matthewgarrett@...gle.com>
Cc:     James Morris <jmorris@...ei.org>,
        LSM List <linux-security-module@...r.kernel.org>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        David Howells <dhowells@...hat.com>,
        Linux API <linux-api@...r.kernel.org>,
        Andrew Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>,
        Matthew Garrett <mjg59@...f.ucam.org>,
        Matthew Garrett <mjg59@...gle.com>,
        Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@...gle.com>, linux-pci@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH V31 10/25] PCI: Lock down BAR access when the kernel is
 locked down

On Tue, Mar 26, 2019 at 11:28 AM Matthew Garrett
<matthewgarrett@...gle.com> wrote:
>
> From: Matthew Garrett <mjg59@...f.ucam.org>
>
> Any hardware that can potentially generate DMA has to be locked down in
> order to avoid it being possible for an attacker to modify kernel code,
> allowing them to circumvent disabled module loading or module signing.
> Default to paranoid - in future we can potentially relax this for
> sufficiently IOMMU-isolated devices.

Does this break vfio?

--Andy

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