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Date:   Wed, 1 Jul 2020 11:57:19 -0400 (EDT)
From:   Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>
To:     Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
Cc:     "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        netdev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>,
        Herbert Xu <herbert@...dor.apana.org.au>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] tcp: md5: refine
 tcp_md5_do_add()/tcp_md5_hash_key() barriers

----- On Jul 1, 2020, at 11:50 AM, Eric Dumazet edumazet@...gle.com wrote:

> My prior fix went a bit too far, according to Herbert and Mathieu.
> 
> Since we accept that concurrent TCP MD5 lookups might see inconsistent
> keys, we can use READ_ONCE()/WRITE_ONCE() instead of smp_rmb()/smp_wmb()
> 
> Clearing all key->key[] is needed to avoid possible KMSAN reports,
> if key->keylen is increased. Since tcp_md5_do_add() is not fast path,
> using __GFP_ZERO to clear all struct tcp_md5sig_key is simpler.
> 
> data_race() was added in linux-5.8 and will prevent KCSAN reports,
> this can safely be removed in stable backports, if data_race() is
> not yet backported.
> 
> Fixes: 6a2febec338d ("tcp: md5: add missing memory barriers in
> tcp_md5_do_add()/tcp_md5_hash_key()")
> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>
> Cc: Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>
> Cc: Herbert Xu <herbert@...dor.apana.org.au>
> ---
> net/ipv4/tcp.c      |  4 +---
> net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c | 19 ++++++++++++++-----
> 2 files changed, 15 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/net/ipv4/tcp.c b/net/ipv4/tcp.c
> index
> f111660453241692a17c881dd6dc2910a1236263..c3af8180c7049d5c4987bf5c67e4aff2ed6967c9
> 100644
> --- a/net/ipv4/tcp.c
> +++ b/net/ipv4/tcp.c
> @@ -4033,11 +4033,9 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(tcp_md5_hash_skb_data);
> 
> int tcp_md5_hash_key(struct tcp_md5sig_pool *hp, const struct tcp_md5sig_key
> *key)
> {
> -	u8 keylen = key->keylen;
> +	u8 keylen = READ_ONCE(key->keylen); /* paired with WRITE_ONCE() in
> tcp_md5_do_add */
> 	struct scatterlist sg;
> 
> -	smp_rmb(); /* paired with smp_wmb() in tcp_md5_do_add() */
> -
> 	sg_init_one(&sg, key->key, keylen);
> 	ahash_request_set_crypt(hp->md5_req, &sg, NULL, keylen);
> 	return crypto_ahash_update(hp->md5_req);

I think we should change this to:

    return data_race(crypto_ahash_update(hp->md5_req));

because both sides can race on the data. Hopefully that would let
KCSAN know that deep within the ->update callback the data race
is OK (?)

Thanks,

Mathieu

> diff --git a/net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c b/net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c
> index
> 99916fcc15ca0be12c2c133ff40516f79e6fdf7f..04bfcbbfee83aadf5bca0332275c57113abdbc75
> 100644
> --- a/net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c
> +++ b/net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c
> @@ -1111,12 +1111,21 @@ int tcp_md5_do_add(struct sock *sk, const union
> tcp_md5_addr *addr,
> 
> 	key = tcp_md5_do_lookup_exact(sk, addr, family, prefixlen, l3index);
> 	if (key) {
> -		/* Pre-existing entry - just update that one. */
> -		memcpy(key->key, newkey, newkeylen);
> +		/* Pre-existing entry - just update that one.
> +		 * Note that the key might be used concurrently.
> +		 * data_race() is telling kcsan that we do not care of
> +		 * key mismatches, since changing MD5 key on live flows
> +		 * can lead to packet drops.
> +		 */
> +		data_race(memcpy(key->key, newkey, newkeylen));
> 
> -		smp_wmb(); /* pairs with smp_rmb() in tcp_md5_hash_key() */
> +		/* Pairs with READ_ONCE() in tcp_md5_hash_key().
> +		 * Also note that a reader could catch new key->keylen value
> +		 * but old key->key[], this is the reason we use __GFP_ZERO
> +		 * at sock_kmalloc() time below these lines.
> +		 */
> +		WRITE_ONCE(key->keylen, newkeylen);
> 
> -		key->keylen = newkeylen;
> 		return 0;
> 	}
> 
> @@ -1132,7 +1141,7 @@ int tcp_md5_do_add(struct sock *sk, const union
> tcp_md5_addr *addr,
> 		rcu_assign_pointer(tp->md5sig_info, md5sig);
> 	}
> 
> -	key = sock_kmalloc(sk, sizeof(*key), gfp);
> +	key = sock_kmalloc(sk, sizeof(*key), gfp | __GFP_ZERO);
> 	if (!key)
> 		return -ENOMEM;
> 	if (!tcp_alloc_md5sig_pool()) {
> --
> 2.27.0.212.ge8ba1cc988-goog

-- 
Mathieu Desnoyers
EfficiOS Inc.
http://www.efficios.com

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