[PATCH 4.14 60/62] perf/x86: Fix possible Spectre-v1 indexing for x86_pmu::event_map()

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Mon May 14 2018 - 03:19:24 EST

4.14-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

commit 46b1b577229a091b137831becaa0fae8690ee15a upstream.

> arch/x86/events/intel/cstate.c:307 cstate_pmu_event_init() warn: potential spectre issue 'pkg_msr' (local cap)
> arch/x86/events/intel/core.c:337 intel_pmu_event_map() warn: potential spectre issue 'intel_perfmon_event_map'
> arch/x86/events/intel/knc.c:122 knc_pmu_event_map() warn: potential spectre issue 'knc_perfmon_event_map'
> arch/x86/events/intel/p4.c:722 p4_pmu_event_map() warn: potential spectre issue 'p4_general_events'
> arch/x86/events/intel/p6.c:116 p6_pmu_event_map() warn: potential spectre issue 'p6_perfmon_event_map'
> arch/x86/events/amd/core.c:132 amd_pmu_event_map() warn: potential spectre issue 'amd_perfmon_event_map'

Userspace controls @attr, sanitize @attr->config before passing it on
to x86_pmu::event_map().

Reported-by: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: <stable@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

arch/x86/events/core.c | 3 +++
1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

--- a/arch/x86/events/core.c
+++ b/arch/x86/events/core.c
@@ -27,6 +27,7 @@
#include <linux/cpu.h>
#include <linux/bitops.h>
#include <linux/device.h>
+#include <linux/nospec.h>

#include <asm/apic.h>
#include <asm/stacktrace.h>
@@ -424,6 +425,8 @@ int x86_setup_perfctr(struct perf_event
if (attr->config >= x86_pmu.max_events)
return -EINVAL;

+ attr->config = array_index_nospec((unsigned long)attr->config, x86_pmu.max_events);
* The generic map: