[v3,01/13] X86/nVMX: handle_vmon: Read 4 bytes from guest memory
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Message ID 1540074145-31285-2-git-send-email-karahmed@amazon.de
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  • KVM/X86: Introduce a new guest mapping interface
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KarimAllah Ahmed Oct. 20, 2018, 10:22 p.m. UTC
Read the data directly from guest memory instead of the map->read->unmap
sequence. This also avoids using kvm_vcpu_gpa_to_page() and kmap() which
assumes that there is a "struct page" for guest memory.

Suggested-by: Jim Mattson <jmattson@google.com>
Signed-off-by: KarimAllah Ahmed <karahmed@amazon.de>
---
v1 -> v2:
- Massage commit message a bit.
---
 arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c | 14 +++-----------
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)

Comments

Jim Mattson Oct. 22, 2018, 5:17 p.m. UTC | #1
On Sat, Oct 20, 2018 at 3:22 PM, KarimAllah Ahmed <karahmed@amazon.de> wrote:
> Read the data directly from guest memory instead of the map->read->unmap
> sequence. This also avoids using kvm_vcpu_gpa_to_page() and kmap() which
> assumes that there is a "struct page" for guest memory.
>
> Suggested-by: Jim Mattson <jmattson@google.com>
> Signed-off-by: KarimAllah Ahmed <karahmed@amazon.de>
Reviewed-by: Jim Mattson <jmattson@google.com>

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diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c
index 4f5d4bd..358759a 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c
@@ -8321,7 +8321,7 @@  static int handle_vmon(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
 {
 	int ret;
 	gpa_t vmptr;
-	struct page *page;
+	uint32_t revision;
 	struct vcpu_vmx *vmx = to_vmx(vcpu);
 	const u64 VMXON_NEEDED_FEATURES = FEATURE_CONTROL_LOCKED
 		| FEATURE_CONTROL_VMXON_ENABLED_OUTSIDE_SMX;
@@ -8373,19 +8373,11 @@  static int handle_vmon(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
 		return kvm_skip_emulated_instruction(vcpu);
 	}
 
-	page = kvm_vcpu_gpa_to_page(vcpu, vmptr);
-	if (is_error_page(page)) {
+	if (kvm_read_guest(vcpu->kvm, vmptr, &revision, sizeof(revision)) ||
+	    revision != VMCS12_REVISION) {
 		nested_vmx_failInvalid(vcpu);
 		return kvm_skip_emulated_instruction(vcpu);
 	}
-	if (*(u32 *)kmap(page) != VMCS12_REVISION) {
-		kunmap(page);
-		kvm_release_page_clean(page);
-		nested_vmx_failInvalid(vcpu);
-		return kvm_skip_emulated_instruction(vcpu);
-	}
-	kunmap(page);
-	kvm_release_page_clean(page);
 
 	vmx->nested.vmxon_ptr = vmptr;
 	ret = enter_vmx_operation(vcpu);