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[5/8] xen/netfront: read response from backend only once

Message ID 20210513100302.22027-6-jgross@suse.com (mailing list archive)
State New
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Series xen: harden frontends against malicious backends | expand

Commit Message

Juergen Gross May 13, 2021, 10:02 a.m. UTC
In order to avoid problems in case the backend is modifying a response
on the ring page while the frontend has already seen it, just read the
response into a local buffer in one go and then operate on that buffer
only.

Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>
---
 drivers/net/xen-netfront.c | 38 +++++++++++++++++++-------------------
 1 file changed, 19 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)

Comments

Jan Beulich May 17, 2021, 2:20 p.m. UTC | #1
On 13.05.2021 12:02, Juergen Gross wrote:
> In order to avoid problems in case the backend is modifying a response
> on the ring page while the frontend has already seen it, just read the
> response into a local buffer in one go and then operate on that buffer
> only.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>

Reviewed-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@suse.com>
with one remark:

> @@ -830,24 +830,22 @@ static int xennet_get_extras(struct netfront_queue *queue,
>  			break;
>  		}
>  
> -		extra = (struct xen_netif_extra_info *)
> -			RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons);
> +		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons, &extra);
>  
> -		if (unlikely(!extra->type ||
> -			     extra->type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
> +		if (unlikely(!extra.type ||
> +			     extra.type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
>  			if (net_ratelimit())
>  				dev_warn(dev, "Invalid extra type: %d\n",
> -					extra->type);
> +					extra.type);
>  			err = -EINVAL;
>  		} else {
> -			memcpy(&extras[extra->type - 1], extra,
> -			       sizeof(*extra));
> +			memcpy(&extras[extra.type - 1], &extra, sizeof(extra));

Maybe take the opportunity and switch to (type safe) structure
assignment?

Jan
Juergen Gross May 17, 2021, 2:24 p.m. UTC | #2
On 17.05.21 16:20, Jan Beulich wrote:
> On 13.05.2021 12:02, Juergen Gross wrote:
>> In order to avoid problems in case the backend is modifying a response
>> on the ring page while the frontend has already seen it, just read the
>> response into a local buffer in one go and then operate on that buffer
>> only.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>
> 
> Reviewed-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@suse.com>
> with one remark:
> 
>> @@ -830,24 +830,22 @@ static int xennet_get_extras(struct netfront_queue *queue,
>>   			break;
>>   		}
>>   
>> -		extra = (struct xen_netif_extra_info *)
>> -			RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons);
>> +		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons, &extra);
>>   
>> -		if (unlikely(!extra->type ||
>> -			     extra->type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
>> +		if (unlikely(!extra.type ||
>> +			     extra.type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
>>   			if (net_ratelimit())
>>   				dev_warn(dev, "Invalid extra type: %d\n",
>> -					extra->type);
>> +					extra.type);
>>   			err = -EINVAL;
>>   		} else {
>> -			memcpy(&extras[extra->type - 1], extra,
>> -			       sizeof(*extra));
>> +			memcpy(&extras[extra.type - 1], &extra, sizeof(extra));
> 
> Maybe take the opportunity and switch to (type safe) structure
> assignment?

Yes, good idea.


Juergen
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Patch

diff --git a/drivers/net/xen-netfront.c b/drivers/net/xen-netfront.c
index 44275908d61a..f91e41ece554 100644
--- a/drivers/net/xen-netfront.c
+++ b/drivers/net/xen-netfront.c
@@ -399,13 +399,13 @@  static void xennet_tx_buf_gc(struct netfront_queue *queue)
 		rmb(); /* Ensure we see responses up to 'rp'. */
 
 		for (cons = queue->tx.rsp_cons; cons != prod; cons++) {
-			struct xen_netif_tx_response *txrsp;
+			struct xen_netif_tx_response txrsp;
 
-			txrsp = RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->tx, cons);
-			if (txrsp->status == XEN_NETIF_RSP_NULL)
+			RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->tx, cons, &txrsp);
+			if (txrsp.status == XEN_NETIF_RSP_NULL)
 				continue;
 
-			id  = txrsp->id;
+			id  = txrsp.id;
 			skb = queue->tx_skbs[id].skb;
 			if (unlikely(gnttab_query_foreign_access(
 				queue->grant_tx_ref[id]) != 0)) {
@@ -814,7 +814,7 @@  static int xennet_get_extras(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 			     RING_IDX rp)
 
 {
-	struct xen_netif_extra_info *extra;
+	struct xen_netif_extra_info extra;
 	struct device *dev = &queue->info->netdev->dev;
 	RING_IDX cons = queue->rx.rsp_cons;
 	int err = 0;
@@ -830,24 +830,22 @@  static int xennet_get_extras(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 			break;
 		}
 
-		extra = (struct xen_netif_extra_info *)
-			RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons);
+		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons, &extra);
 
-		if (unlikely(!extra->type ||
-			     extra->type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
+		if (unlikely(!extra.type ||
+			     extra.type >= XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX)) {
 			if (net_ratelimit())
 				dev_warn(dev, "Invalid extra type: %d\n",
-					extra->type);
+					extra.type);
 			err = -EINVAL;
 		} else {
-			memcpy(&extras[extra->type - 1], extra,
-			       sizeof(*extra));
+			memcpy(&extras[extra.type - 1], &extra, sizeof(extra));
 		}
 
 		skb = xennet_get_rx_skb(queue, cons);
 		ref = xennet_get_rx_ref(queue, cons);
 		xennet_move_rx_slot(queue, skb, ref);
-	} while (extra->flags & XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_MORE);
+	} while (extra.flags & XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_MORE);
 
 	queue->rx.rsp_cons = cons;
 	return err;
@@ -905,7 +903,7 @@  static int xennet_get_responses(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 				struct sk_buff_head *list,
 				bool *need_xdp_flush)
 {
-	struct xen_netif_rx_response *rx = &rinfo->rx;
+	struct xen_netif_rx_response *rx = &rinfo->rx, rx_local;
 	int max = XEN_NETIF_NR_SLOTS_MIN + (rx->status <= RX_COPY_THRESHOLD);
 	RING_IDX cons = queue->rx.rsp_cons;
 	struct sk_buff *skb = xennet_get_rx_skb(queue, cons);
@@ -989,7 +987,8 @@  static int xennet_get_responses(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 			break;
 		}
 
-		rx = RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, cons + slots);
+		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, cons + slots, &rx_local);
+		rx = &rx_local;
 		skb = xennet_get_rx_skb(queue, cons + slots);
 		ref = xennet_get_rx_ref(queue, cons + slots);
 		slots++;
@@ -1044,10 +1043,11 @@  static int xennet_fill_frags(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 	struct sk_buff *nskb;
 
 	while ((nskb = __skb_dequeue(list))) {
-		struct xen_netif_rx_response *rx =
-			RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons);
+		struct xen_netif_rx_response rx;
 		skb_frag_t *nfrag = &skb_shinfo(nskb)->frags[0];
 
+		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, ++cons, &rx);
+
 		if (skb_shinfo(skb)->nr_frags == MAX_SKB_FRAGS) {
 			unsigned int pull_to = NETFRONT_SKB_CB(skb)->pull_to;
 
@@ -1062,7 +1062,7 @@  static int xennet_fill_frags(struct netfront_queue *queue,
 
 		skb_add_rx_frag(skb, skb_shinfo(skb)->nr_frags,
 				skb_frag_page(nfrag),
-				rx->offset, rx->status, PAGE_SIZE);
+				rx.offset, rx.status, PAGE_SIZE);
 
 		skb_shinfo(nskb)->nr_frags = 0;
 		kfree_skb(nskb);
@@ -1161,7 +1161,7 @@  static int xennet_poll(struct napi_struct *napi, int budget)
 	i = queue->rx.rsp_cons;
 	work_done = 0;
 	while ((i != rp) && (work_done < budget)) {
-		memcpy(rx, RING_GET_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, i), sizeof(*rx));
+		RING_COPY_RESPONSE(&queue->rx, i, rx);
 		memset(extras, 0, sizeof(rinfo.extras));
 
 		err = xennet_get_responses(queue, &rinfo, rp, &tmpq,