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From: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de>
To: Matthew Garrett <matthewgarrett@google.com>
Cc: jmorris@namei.org, linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-api@vger.kernel.org,
	Josh Boyer <jwboyer@redhat.com>,
	David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>,
	Matthew Garrett <mjg59@google.com>,
	Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>, Dave Young <dyoung@redhat.com>,
	linux-acpi@vger.kernel.org, x86-ml <x86@kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH V38 15/29] acpi: Ignore acpi_rsdp kernel param when the kernel has been locked down
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 09:28:44 +0200
Message-ID: <20190814072844.GB27836@zn.tnic> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190808000721.124691-16-matthewgarrett@google.com>

On Wed, Aug 07, 2019 at 05:07:07PM -0700, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> From: Josh Boyer <jwboyer@redhat.com>
> 
> This option allows userspace to pass the RSDP address to the kernel, which
> makes it possible for a user to modify the workings of hardware. Reject
> the option when the kernel is locked down. This requires some reworking
> of the existing RSDP command line logic, since the early boot code also
> makes use of a command-line passed RSDP when locating the SRAT table
> before the lockdown code has been initialised. This is achieved by
> separating the command line RSDP path in the early boot code from the
> generic RSDP path, and then copying the command line RSDP into boot
> params in the kernel proper if lockdown is not enabled. If lockdown is
> enabled and an RSDP is provided on the command line, this will only be
> used when parsing SRAT (which shouldn't permit kernel code execution)
> and will be ignored in the rest of the kernel.
> 
> (Modified by Matthew Garrett in order to handle the early boot RSDP
> environment)
> 
> Signed-off-by: Josh Boyer <jwboyer@redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: Matthew Garrett <mjg59@google.com>
> Reviewed-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
> cc: Dave Young <dyoung@redhat.com>
> cc: linux-acpi@vger.kernel.org
> ---
>  arch/x86/boot/compressed/acpi.c | 19 +++++++++++++------
>  arch/x86/include/asm/acpi.h     |  9 +++++++++
>  arch/x86/include/asm/x86_init.h |  2 ++
>  arch/x86/kernel/acpi/boot.c     |  5 +++++
>  arch/x86/kernel/x86_init.c      |  1 +
>  drivers/acpi/osl.c              | 14 +++++++++++++-
>  include/linux/acpi.h            |  6 ++++++
>  7 files changed, 49 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

Also, why isn't an x86 person CCed here? This clearly needs an x86
maintainer's ACK before it goes in?

Thx.

-- 
Regards/Gruss,
    Boris.

Good mailing practices for 400: avoid top-posting and trim the reply.

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Thread overview: 43+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-08  0:06 [PATCH V38 00/29] security: Add support for locking down the kernel Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 01/29] security: Support early LSMs Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 02/29] security: Add a "locked down" LSM hook Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 03/29] security: Add a static lockdown policy LSM Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 04/29] Enforce module signatures if the kernel is locked down Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 05/29] Restrict /dev/{mem,kmem,port} when " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 06/29] kexec_load: Disable at runtime if " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:06 ` [PATCH V38 07/29] Copy secure_boot flag in boot params across kexec reboot Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 08/29] kexec_file: split KEXEC_VERIFY_SIG into KEXEC_SIG and KEXEC_SIG_FORCE Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 09/29] kexec_file: Restrict at runtime if the kernel is locked down Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 10/29] hibernate: Disable when " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 11/29] PCI: Lock down BAR access " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 12/29] x86: Lock down IO port " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 13/29] x86/msr: Restrict MSR " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 14/29] ACPI: Limit access to custom_method " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 15/29] acpi: Ignore acpi_rsdp kernel param when the kernel has been " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-14  2:51   ` Dave Young
2019-08-14  7:26   ` Borislav Petkov
2019-08-14 17:14     ` Matthew Garrett
2019-08-14 17:47       ` Borislav Petkov
2019-08-14 18:02         ` Matthew Garrett
2019-08-14  7:28   ` Borislav Petkov [this message]
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 16/29] acpi: Disable ACPI table override if the kernel is " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 17/29] Prohibit PCMCIA CIS storage when " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 18/29] Lock down TIOCSSERIAL Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 19/29] Lock down module params that specify hardware parameters (eg. ioport) Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08 11:12   ` Jessica Yu
2019-08-08 16:33     ` James Morris
2019-08-09 20:58     ` [PATCH V39] " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 20/29] x86/mmiotrace: Lock down the testmmiotrace module Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 21/29] Lock down /proc/kcore Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 22/29] Lock down tracing and perf kprobes when in confidentiality mode Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 23/29] bpf: Restrict bpf when kernel lockdown is " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 24/29] Lock down perf when " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 25/29] kexec: Allow kexec_file() with appropriate IMA policy when locked down Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 26/29] debugfs: Restrict debugfs when the kernel is " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 27/29] tracefs: Restrict tracefs " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 28/29] efi: Restrict efivar_ssdt_load " Matthew Garrett
2019-08-08  0:07 ` [PATCH V38 29/29] lockdown: Print current->comm in restriction messages Matthew Garrett
2019-08-10  6:08 ` [PATCH V38 00/29] security: Add support for locking down the kernel James Morris
2019-08-12 17:06   ` Matthew Garrett
2019-08-12 17:39     ` James Morris
2019-08-12 22:29       ` James Morris

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