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From: Jason Yan <yanaijie@huawei.com>
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	<diana.craciun@nxp.com>, <christophe.leroy@c-s.fr>,
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Cc: <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>, <wangkefeng.wang@huawei.com>,
	<yebin10@huawei.com>, <thunder.leizhen@huawei.com>,
	<jingxiangfeng@huawei.com>, <fanchengyang@huawei.com>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH 00/10] implement KASLR for powerpc/fsl_booke/32
Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 15:16:28 +0800
Message-ID: <e6ad41bc-5d5a-cf3f-b308-e1863b4fef99@huawei.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190717080621.40424-1-yanaijie@huawei.com>

Hi all, any comments?


On 2019/7/17 16:06, Jason Yan wrote:
> This series implements KASLR for powerpc/fsl_booke/32, as a security
> feature that deters exploit attempts relying on knowledge of the location
> of kernel internals.
> 
> Since CONFIG_RELOCATABLE has already supported, what we need to do is
> map or copy kernel to a proper place and relocate. Freescale Book-E
> parts expect lowmem to be mapped by fixed TLB entries(TLB1). The TLB1
> entries are not suitable to map the kernel directly in a randomized
> region, so we chose to copy the kernel to a proper place and restart to
> relocate.
> 
> Entropy is derived from the banner and timer base, which will change every
> build and boot. This not so much safe so additionally the bootloader may
> pass entropy via the /chosen/kaslr-seed node in device tree.
> 
> We will use the first 512M of the low memory to randomize the kernel
> image. The memory will be split in 64M zones. We will use the lower 8
> bit of the entropy to decide the index of the 64M zone. Then we chose a
> 16K aligned offset inside the 64M zone to put the kernel in.
> 
>      KERNELBASE
> 
>          |-->   64M   <--|
>          |               |
>          +---------------+    +----------------+---------------+
>          |               |....|    |kernel|    |               |
>          +---------------+    +----------------+---------------+
>          |                         |
>          |----->   offset    <-----|
> 
>                                kimage_vaddr
> 
> We also check if we will overlap with some areas like the dtb area, the
> initrd area or the crashkernel area. If we cannot find a proper area,
> kaslr will be disabled and boot from the original kernel.
> 
> Jason Yan (10):
>    powerpc: unify definition of M_IF_NEEDED
>    powerpc: move memstart_addr and kernstart_addr to init-common.c
>    powerpc: introduce kimage_vaddr to store the kernel base
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/32: introduce create_tlb_entry() helper
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/32: introduce reloc_kernel_entry() helper
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/32: implement KASLR infrastructure
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/32: randomize the kernel image offset
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: clear the original kernel if randomized
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: support nokaslr cmdline parameter
>    powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: dump out kernel offset information on panic
> 
>   arch/powerpc/Kconfig                          |  11 +
>   arch/powerpc/include/asm/nohash/mmu-book3e.h  |  10 +
>   arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h               |   7 +
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/Makefile                  |   1 +
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/early_32.c                |   2 +-
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/exceptions-64e.S          |  10 -
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/fsl_booke_entry_mapping.S |  23 +-
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/head_fsl_booke.S          |  61 ++-
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c             | 439 ++++++++++++++++++
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec.c           |   1 +
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_64.S                 |   5 -
>   arch/powerpc/kernel/setup-common.c            |  23 +
>   arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c                 |   7 +
>   arch/powerpc/mm/init_32.c                     |   5 -
>   arch/powerpc/mm/init_64.c                     |   5 -
>   arch/powerpc/mm/mmu_decl.h                    |  10 +
>   arch/powerpc/mm/nohash/fsl_booke.c            |   8 +-
>   17 files changed, 580 insertions(+), 48 deletions(-)
>   create mode 100644 arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
> 


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Thread overview: 37+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-17  8:06 Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 01/10] powerpc: unify definition of M_IF_NEEDED Jason Yan
2019-07-29 10:59   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 02/10] powerpc: move memstart_addr and kernstart_addr to init-common.c Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:00   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 14:31   ` Christoph Hellwig
2019-07-30  0:47     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 03/10] powerpc: introduce kimage_vaddr to store the kernel base Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:00   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 14:32   ` Christoph Hellwig
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 04/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/32: introduce create_tlb_entry() helper Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:05   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 13:26     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 05/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/32: introduce reloc_kernel_entry() helper Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:08   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 13:35     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 06/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/32: implement KASLR infrastructure Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:16   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 07/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/32: randomize the kernel image offset Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:33   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 13:53     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 08/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: clear the original kernel if randomized Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:19   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 13:43     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 09/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: support nokaslr cmdline parameter Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:38   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 14:04     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-17  8:06 ` [RFC PATCH 10/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: dump out kernel offset information on panic Jason Yan
2019-07-29 11:43   ` Christophe Leroy
2019-07-29 14:08     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-25  7:16 ` Jason Yan [this message]
2019-07-25 19:58   ` [RFC PATCH 00/10] implement KASLR for powerpc/fsl_booke/32 Kees Cook
2019-07-26  7:20     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-26 16:15       ` Kees Cook
2019-07-26  7:04   ` Diana Madalina Craciun
2019-07-26  7:26     ` Jason Yan
2019-07-29 14:30 ` Diana Madalina Craciun

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