[PATCH 4.4 19/65] KVM: x86: Fix single-step debugging

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Mon Feb 04 2019 - 05:41:34 EST

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


From: Alexander Popov <alex.popov@xxxxxxxxx>

commit 5cc244a20b86090c087073c124284381cdf47234 upstream.

The single-step debugging of KVM guests on x86 is broken: if we run
gdb 'stepi' command at the breakpoint when the guest interrupts are
enabled, RIP always jumps to native_apic_mem_write(). Then other
nasty effects follow.

Long investigation showed that on Jun 7, 2017 the
commit c8401dda2f0a00cd25c0 ("KVM: x86: fix singlestepping over syscall")
introduced the kvm_run.debug corruption: kvm_vcpu_do_singlestep() can
be called without X86_EFLAGS_TF set.

Let's fix it. Please consider that for -stable.

Signed-off-by: Alexander Popov <alex.popov@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Fixes: c8401dda2f0a00cd25c0 ("KVM: x86: fix singlestepping over syscall")
Signed-off-by: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

arch/x86/kvm/x86.c | 3 +--
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)

--- a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
@@ -5524,8 +5524,7 @@ restart:
toggle_interruptibility(vcpu, ctxt->interruptibility);
vcpu->arch.emulate_regs_need_sync_to_vcpu = false;
kvm_rip_write(vcpu, ctxt->eip);
- if (r == EMULATE_DONE &&
- (ctxt->tf || (vcpu->guest_debug & KVM_GUESTDBG_SINGLESTEP)))
+ if (r == EMULATE_DONE && ctxt->tf)
kvm_vcpu_do_singlestep(vcpu, &r);
if (!ctxt->have_exception ||
exception_type(ctxt->exception.vector) == EXCPT_TRAP)