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From: Yang Weijiang <weijiang.yang@intel.com>
To: Jim Mattson <jmattson@google.com>
Cc: Like Xu <like.xu@linux.intel.com>,
	Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com>,
	Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com>,
	Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets@redhat.com>,
	Wanpeng Li <wanpengli@tencent.com>,
	Joerg Roedel <joro@8bytes.org>,
	Yang Weijiang <weijiang.yang@intel.com>,
	Wei Wang <wei.w.wang@intel.com>, kvm list <kvm@vger.kernel.org>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [RESEND PATCH v4 04/10] KVM: vmx/pmu: Add MSR_ARCH_LBR_CTL emulation for Arch LBR
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:35:10 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210624013510.GB15841@intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CALMp9eQG+JLnHe4zRKg0sHtxynSiGGKPw--5J+cY2-f3QWRW2A@mail.gmail.com>

On Wed, Jun 23, 2021 at 11:29:08AM -0700, Jim Mattson wrote:
> On Mon, May 10, 2021 at 1:16 AM Like Xu <like.xu@linux.intel.com> wrote:
> >
> > Arch LBRs are enabled by setting MSR_ARCH_LBR_CTL.LBREn to 1. A new guest
> > state field named "Guest IA32_LBR_CTL" is added to enhance guest LBR usage.
> > When guest Arch LBR is enabled, a guest LBR event will be created like the
> > model-specific LBR does.
> >
> > On processors that support Arch LBR, MSR_IA32_DEBUGCTLMSR[bit 0] has no
> > meaning. It can be written to 0 or 1, but reads will always return 0.
> > Like IA32_DEBUGCTL, IA32_ARCH_LBR_CTL msr is also reserved on INIT.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Like Xu <like.xu@linux.intel.com>
> > ---
> >  arch/x86/events/intel/lbr.c      |  2 --
> >  arch/x86/include/asm/msr-index.h |  1 +
> >  arch/x86/include/asm/vmx.h       |  2 ++
> >  arch/x86/kvm/vmx/pmu_intel.c     | 31 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
> >  arch/x86/kvm/vmx/vmx.c           |  9 +++++++++
> >  5 files changed, 38 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
> >
> Same comments as on the previous patch. Your guard for ensuring that
> the new VMCS fields exist can be spoofed by a malicious userspace, and
> the new MSR has to be enumerated by KVM_GET_MSR_INDEX_LIST.

OK, will modify the code, thanks!

  reply	other threads:[~2021-06-24  1:20 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-10  8:15 [RESEND PATCH v4 00/10] KVM: x86/pmu: Guest Architectural LBR Enabling Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 01/10] perf/x86/intel: Fix the comment about guest LBR support on KVM Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 02/10] perf/x86/lbr: Simplify the exposure check for the LBR_INFO registers Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 03/10] KVM: vmx/pmu: Add MSR_ARCH_LBR_DEPTH emulation for Arch LBR Like Xu
2021-06-23 18:03   ` Jim Mattson
2021-06-24  1:31     ` Yang Weijiang
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 04/10] KVM: vmx/pmu: Add MSR_ARCH_LBR_CTL " Like Xu
2021-06-23 18:29   ` Jim Mattson
2021-06-24  1:35     ` Yang Weijiang [this message]
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 05/10] KVM: vmx/pmu: Add Arch LBR emulation and its VMCS field Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 06/10] KVM: x86: Expose Architectural LBR CPUID leaf Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 07/10] KVM: x86: Refresh CPUID on writes to MSR_IA32_XSS Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 08/10] KVM: x86: Report XSS as an MSR to be saved if there are supported features Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 09/10] KVM: x86: Refine the matching and clearing logic for supported_xss Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 10/10] KVM: x86: Add XSAVE Support for Architectural LBRs Like Xu
2021-05-10  8:15 ` [RESEND kvm-unit-tests PATCH v2] x86: Update guest LBR tests for Architectural LBR Like Xu
2021-06-22  9:01 ` [RESEND PATCH v4 00/10] KVM: x86/pmu: Guest Architectural LBR Enabling Yang Weijiang
2021-06-23 13:32   ` Like Xu

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