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2018-02-07Merge tag 'modules-for-v4.16' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-6/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux Pull modules updates from Jessica Yu: "Minor code cleanups and MAINTAINERS update" * tag 'modules-for-v4.16' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux: modpost: Remove trailing semicolon ftrace/module: Move ftrace_release_mod() to ddebug_cleanup label MAINTAINERS: Remove from module & paravirt maintenance
2018-02-01Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+6
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/pmladek/printk Pull printk updates from Petr Mladek: - Add a console_msg_format command line option: The value "default" keeps the old "[time stamp] text\n" format. The value "syslog" allows to see the syslog-like "<log level>[timestamp] text" format. This feature was requested by people doing regression tests, for example, 0day robot. They want to have both filtered and full logs at hands. - Reduce the risk of softlockup: Pass the console owner in a busy loop. This is a new approach to the old problem. It was first proposed by Steven Rostedt on Kernel Summit 2017. It marks a context in which the console_lock owner calls console drivers and could not sleep. On the other side, printk() callers could detect this state and use a busy wait instead of a simple console_trylock(). Finally, the console_lock owner checks if there is a busy waiter at the end of the special context and eventually passes the console_lock to the waiter. The hand-off works surprisingly well and helps in many situations. Well, there is still a possibility of the softlockup, for example, when the flood of messages stops and the last owner still has too much to flush. There is increasing number of people having problems with printk-related softlockups. We might eventually need to get better solution. Anyway, this looks like a good start and promising direction. - Do not allow to schedule in console_unlock() called from printk(): This reverts an older controversial commit. The reschedule helped to avoid softlockups. But it also slowed down the console output. This patch is obsoleted by the new console waiter logic described above. In fact, the reschedule made the hand-off less effective. - Deprecate "%pf" and "%pF" format specifier: It was needed on ia64, ppc64 and parisc64 to dereference function descriptors and show the real function address. It is done transparently by "%ps" and "pS" format specifier now. Sergey Senozhatsky found that all the function descriptors were in a special elf section and could be easily detected. - Remove printk_symbol() API: It has been obsoleted by "%pS" format specifier, and this change helped to remove few continuous lines and a less intuitive old API. - Remove redundant memsets: Sergey removed unnecessary memset when processing printk.devkmsg command line option. * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/pmladek/printk: (27 commits) printk: drop redundant devkmsg_log_str memsets printk: Never set console_may_schedule in console_trylock() printk: Hide console waiter logic into helpers printk: Add console owner and waiter logic to load balance console writes kallsyms: remove print_symbol() function checkpatch: add pF/pf deprecation warning symbol lookup: introduce dereference_symbol_descriptor() parisc64: Add .opd based function descriptor dereference powerpc64: Add .opd based function descriptor dereference ia64: Add .opd based function descriptor dereference sections: split dereference_function_descriptor() openrisc: Fix conflicting types for _exext and _stext lib: do not use print_symbol() irq debug: do not use print_symbol() sysfs: do not use print_symbol() drivers: do not use print_symbol() x86: do not use print_symbol() unicore32: do not use print_symbol() sh: do not use print_symbol() mn10300: do not use print_symbol() ...
2018-01-31Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-nextLinus Torvalds1-1/+5
Pull networking updates from David Miller: 1) Significantly shrink the core networking routing structures. Result of http://vger.kernel.org/~davem/seoul2017_netdev_keynote.pdf 2) Add netdevsim driver for testing various offloads, from Jakub Kicinski. 3) Support cross-chip FDB operations in DSA, from Vivien Didelot. 4) Add a 2nd listener hash table for TCP, similar to what was done for UDP. From Martin KaFai Lau. 5) Add eBPF based queue selection to tun, from Jason Wang. 6) Lockless qdisc support, from John Fastabend. 7) SCTP stream interleave support, from Xin Long. 8) Smoother TCP receive autotuning, from Eric Dumazet. 9) Lots of erspan tunneling enhancements, from William Tu. 10) Add true function call support to BPF, from Alexei Starovoitov. 11) Add explicit support for GRO HW offloading, from Michael Chan. 12) Support extack generation in more netlink subsystems. From Alexander Aring, Quentin Monnet, and Jakub Kicinski. 13) Add 1000BaseX, flow control, and EEE support to mvneta driver. From Russell King. 14) Add flow table abstraction to netfilter, from Pablo Neira Ayuso. 15) Many improvements and simplifications to the NFP driver bpf JIT, from Jakub Kicinski. 16) Support for ipv6 non-equal cost multipath routing, from Ido Schimmel. 17) Add resource abstration to devlink, from Arkadi Sharshevsky. 18) Packet scheduler classifier shared filter block support, from Jiri Pirko. 19) Avoid locking in act_csum, from Davide Caratti. 20) devinet_ioctl() simplifications from Al viro. 21) More TCP bpf improvements from Lawrence Brakmo. 22) Add support for onlink ipv6 route flag, similar to ipv4, from David Ahern. * git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-next: (1925 commits) tls: Add support for encryption using async offload accelerator ip6mr: fix stale iterator net/sched: kconfig: Remove blank help texts openvswitch: meter: Use 64-bit arithmetic instead of 32-bit tcp_nv: fix potential integer overflow in tcpnv_acked r8169: fix RTL8168EP take too long to complete driver initialization. qmi_wwan: Add support for Quectel EP06 rtnetlink: enable IFLA_IF_NETNSID for RTM_NEWLINK ipmr: Fix ptrdiff_t print formatting ibmvnic: Wait for device response when changing MAC qlcnic: fix deadlock bug tcp: release sk_frag.page in tcp_disconnect ipv4: Get the address of interface correctly. net_sched: gen_estimator: fix lockdep splat net: macb: Handle HRESP error net/mlx5e: IPoIB, Fix copy-paste bug in flow steering refactoring ipv6: addrconf: break critical section in addrconf_verify_rtnl() ipv6: change route cache aging logic i40e/i40evf: Update DESC_NEEDED value to reflect larger value bnxt_en: cleanup DIM work on device shutdown ...
2018-01-29Merge branch 'x86-pti-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+11
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull x86/pti updates from Thomas Gleixner: "Another set of melted spectrum related changes: - Code simplifications and cleanups for RSB and retpolines. - Make the indirect calls in KVM speculation safe. - Whitelist CPUs which are known not to speculate from Meltdown and prepare for the new CPUID flag which tells the kernel that a CPU is not affected. - A less rigorous variant of the module retpoline check which merily warns when a non-retpoline protected module is loaded and reflects that fact in the sysfs file. - Prepare for Indirect Branch Prediction Barrier support. - Prepare for exposure of the Speculation Control MSRs to guests, so guest OSes which depend on those "features" can use them. Includes a blacklist of the broken microcodes. The actual exposure of the MSRs through KVM is still being worked on" * 'x86-pti-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: x86/speculation: Simplify indirect_branch_prediction_barrier() x86/retpoline: Simplify vmexit_fill_RSB() x86/cpufeatures: Clean up Spectre v2 related CPUID flags x86/cpu/bugs: Make retpoline module warning conditional x86/bugs: Drop one "mitigation" from dmesg x86/nospec: Fix header guards names x86/alternative: Print unadorned pointers x86/speculation: Add basic IBPB (Indirect Branch Prediction Barrier) support x86/cpufeature: Blacklist SPEC_CTRL/PRED_CMD on early Spectre v2 microcodes x86/pti: Do not enable PTI on CPUs which are not vulnerable to Meltdown x86/msr: Add definitions for new speculation control MSRs x86/cpufeatures: Add AMD feature bits for Speculation Control x86/cpufeatures: Add Intel feature bits for Speculation Control x86/cpufeatures: Add CPUID_7_EDX CPUID leaf module/retpoline: Warn about missing retpoline in module KVM: VMX: Make indirect call speculation safe KVM: x86: Make indirect calls in emulator speculation safe
2018-01-26module/retpoline: Warn about missing retpoline in moduleAndi Kleen1-0/+11
There's a risk that a kernel which has full retpoline mitigations becomes vulnerable when a module gets loaded that hasn't been compiled with the right compiler or the right option. To enable detection of that mismatch at module load time, add a module info string "retpoline" at build time when the module was compiled with retpoline support. This only covers compiled C source, but assembler source or prebuilt object files are not checked. If a retpoline enabled kernel detects a non retpoline protected module at load time, print a warning and report it in the sysfs vulnerability file. [ tglx: Massaged changelog ] Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: David Woodhouse <dwmw2@infradead.org> Cc: gregkh@linuxfoundation.org Cc: torvalds@linux-foundation.org Cc: jeyu@kernel.org Cc: arjan@linux.intel.com Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/20180125235028.31211-1-andi@firstfloor.org
2018-01-15ftrace/module: Move ftrace_release_mod() to ddebug_cleanup labelNamit Gupta1-6/+1
ftrace_module_init happen after dynamic_debug_setup, it is desired that cleanup should be called after this label however in current implementation it is called in free module label,ie:even though ftrace in not initialized, from so many fail case ftrace_release_mod() will be called and unnecessary traverse the whole list. In below patch we moved ftrace_release_mod() from free_module label to ddebug_cleanup label. that is the best possible location, other solution is to make new label to ftrace_release_mod() but since ftrace_module_init() is not return with minimum changes it should be in ddebug_cleanup label. Signed-off-by: Namit Gupta <gupta.namit@samsung.com> Reviewed-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@goodmis.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2018-01-12error-injection: Separate error-injection from kprobeMasami Hiramatsu1-4/+4
Since error-injection framework is not limited to be used by kprobes, nor bpf. Other kernel subsystems can use it freely for checking safeness of error-injection, e.g. livepatch, ftrace etc. So this separate error-injection framework from kprobes. Some differences has been made: - "kprobe" word is removed from any APIs/structures. - BPF_ALLOW_ERROR_INJECTION() is renamed to ALLOW_ERROR_INJECTION() since it is not limited for BPF too. - CONFIG_FUNCTION_ERROR_INJECTION is the config item of this feature. It is automatically enabled if the arch supports error injection feature for kprobe or ftrace etc. Signed-off-by: Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@kernel.org> Reviewed-by: Josef Bacik <jbacik@fb.com> Signed-off-by: Alexei Starovoitov <ast@kernel.org>
2018-01-09sections: split dereference_function_descriptor()Sergey Senozhatsky1-0/+6
There are two format specifiers to print out a pointer in symbolic format: '%pS/%ps' and '%pF/%pf'. On most architectures, the two mean exactly the same thing, but some architectures (ia64, ppc64, parisc64) use an indirect pointer for C function pointers, where the function pointer points to a function descriptor (which in turn contains the actual pointer to the code). The '%pF/%pf, when used appropriately, automatically does the appropriate function descriptor dereference on such architectures. The "when used appropriately" part is tricky. Basically this is a subtle ABI detail, specific to some platforms, that made it to the API level and people can be unaware of it and miss the whole "we need to dereference the function" business out. [1] proves that point (note that it fixes only '%pF' and '%pS', there might be '%pf' and '%ps' cases as well). It appears that we can handle everything within the affected arches and make '%pS/%ps' smart enough to retire '%pF/%pf'. Function descriptors live in .opd elf section and all affected arches (ia64, ppc64, parisc64) handle it properly for kernel and modules. So we, technically, can decide if the dereference is needed by simply looking at the pointer: if it belongs to .opd section then we need to dereference it. The kernel and modules have their own .opd sections, obviously, that's why we need to split dereference_function_descriptor() and use separate kernel and module dereference arch callbacks. This patch does the first step, it a) adds dereference_kernel_function_descriptor() function. b) adds a weak alias to dereference_module_function_descriptor() function. So, for the time being, we will have: 1) dereference_function_descriptor() A generic function, that simply dereferences the pointer. There is bunch of places that call it: kgdbts, init/main.c, extable, etc. 2) dereference_kernel_function_descriptor() A function to call on kernel symbols that does kernel .opd section address range test. 3) dereference_module_function_descriptor() A function to call on modules' symbols that does modules' .opd section address range test. [1] https://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=150472969730573 Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20171109234830.5067-2-sergey.senozhatsky@gmail.com To: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> To: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> To: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> To: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au> To: James Bottomley <jejb@parisc-linux.org> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org> Cc: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org> Cc: linux-ia64@vger.kernel.org Cc: linux-parisc@vger.kernel.org Cc: linuxppc-dev@lists.ozlabs.org Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky@gmail.com> Tested-by: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com> #ia64 Tested-by: Santosh Sivaraj <santosh@fossix.org> #powerpc Tested-by: Helge Deller <deller@gmx.de> #parisc64 Signed-off-by: Petr Mladek <pmladek@suse.com>
2017-12-12add infrastructure for tagging functions as error injectableJosef Bacik1-1/+5
Using BPF we can override kprob'ed functions and return arbitrary values. Obviously this can be a bit unsafe, so make this feature opt-in for functions. Simply tag a function with KPROBE_ERROR_INJECT_SYMBOL in order to give BPF access to that function for error injection purposes. Signed-off-by: Josef Bacik <jbacik@fb.com> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Alexei Starovoitov <ast@kernel.org>
2017-11-29kallsyms: take advantage of the new '%px' formatLinus Torvalds1-3/+3
The conditional kallsym hex printing used a special fixed-width '%lx' output (KALLSYM_FMT) in preparation for the hashing of %p, but that series ended up adding a %px specifier to help with the conversions. Use it, and avoid the "print pointer as an unsigned long" code. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-11-17Merge tag 'trace-v4.15' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+2
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace Pull tracing updates from - allow module init functions to be traced - clean up some unused or not used by config events (saves space) - clean up of trace histogram code - add support for preempt and interrupt enabled/disable events - other various clean ups * tag 'trace-v4.15' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace: (30 commits) tracing, thermal: Hide cpu cooling trace events when not in use tracing, thermal: Hide devfreq trace events when not in use ftrace: Kill FTRACE_OPS_FL_PER_CPU perf/ftrace: Small cleanup perf/ftrace: Fix function trace events perf/ftrace: Revert ("perf/ftrace: Fix double traces of perf on ftrace:function") tracing, dma-buf: Remove unused trace event dma_fence_annotate_wait_on tracing, memcg, vmscan: Hide trace events when not in use tracing/xen: Hide events that are not used when X86_PAE is not defined tracing: mark trace_test_buffer as __maybe_unused printk: Remove superfluous memory barriers from printk_safe ftrace: Clear hashes of stale ips of init memory tracing: Add support for preempt and irq enable/disable events tracing: Prepare to add preempt and irq trace events ftrace/kallsyms: Have /proc/kallsyms show saved mod init functions ftrace: Add freeing algorithm to free ftrace_mod_maps ftrace: Save module init functions kallsyms symbols for tracing ftrace: Allow module init functions to be traced ftrace: Add a ftrace_free_mem() function for modules to use tracing: Reimplement log2 ...
2017-11-15Merge tag 'modules-for-v4.15' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-3/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux Pull module updates from Jessica Yu: "Summary of modules changes for the 4.15 merge window: - treewide module_param_call() cleanup, fix up set/get function prototype mismatches, from Kees Cook - minor code cleanups" * tag 'modules-for-v4.15' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux: module: Do not paper over type mismatches in module_param_call() treewide: Fix function prototypes for module_param_call() module: Prepare to convert all module_param_call() prototypes kernel/module: Delete an error message for a failed memory allocation in add_module_usage()
2017-11-13Merge branch 'next-integrity' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+10
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jmorris/linux-security Pull security subsystem integrity updates from James Morris: "There is a mixture of bug fixes, code cleanup, preparatory code for new functionality and new functionality. Commit 26ddabfe96bb ("evm: enable EVM when X509 certificate is loaded") enabled EVM without loading a symmetric key, but was limited to defining the x509 certificate pathname at build. Included in this set of patches is the ability of enabling EVM, without loading the EVM symmetric key, from userspace. New is the ability to prevent the loading of an EVM symmetric key." * 'next-integrity' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jmorris/linux-security: ima: Remove redundant conditional operator ima: Fix bool initialization/comparison ima: check signature enforcement against cmdline param instead of CONFIG module: export module signature enforcement status ima: fix hash algorithm initialization EVM: Only complain about a missing HMAC key once EVM: Allow userspace to signal an RSA key has been loaded EVM: Include security.apparmor in EVM measurements ima: call ima_file_free() prior to calling fasync integrity: use kernel_read_file_from_path() to read x509 certs ima: always measure and audit files in policy ima: don't remove the securityfs policy file vfs: fix mounting a filesystem with i_version
2017-11-12/proc/module: use the same logic as /proc/kallsyms for address exposureLinus Torvalds1-2/+18
The (alleged) users of the module addresses are the same: kernel profiling. So just expose the same helper and format macros, and unify the logic. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-11-12modules: make sysfs attribute files readable by owner onlyLinus Torvalds1-1/+1
This code goes back to the historical bitkeeper tree commit 3f7b0672086 ("Module section offsets in /sys/module"), where Jonathan Corbet wanted to show people how to debug loadable modules. See https://lwn.net/Articles/88052/ from June 2004. To expose the required load address information, Jonathan added the sections subdirectory for every module in /sys/modules, and made them S_IRUGO - readable by everybody. It was a more innocent time, plus those S_IRxxx macro names are a lot more confusing than the octal numbers are, so maybe it wasn't even intentional. But here we are, thirteen years later, and I'll just change it to S_IRUSR instead. Let's see if anybody even notices. Cc: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-11-08module: export module signature enforcement statusBruno E. O. Meneguele1-0/+10
A static variable sig_enforce is used as status var to indicate the real value of CONFIG_MODULE_SIG_FORCE, once this one is set the var will hold true, but if the CONFIG is not set the status var will hold whatever value is present in the module.sig_enforce kernel cmdline param: true when =1 and false when =0 or not present. Considering this cmdline param take place over the CONFIG value when it's not set, other places in the kernel could misbehave since they would have only the CONFIG_MODULE_SIG_FORCE value to rely on. Exporting this status var allows the kernel to rely in the effective value of module signature enforcement, being it from CONFIG value or cmdline param. Signed-off-by: Bruno E. O. Meneguele <brdeoliv@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Mimi Zohar <zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
2017-10-19kernel/module: Delete an error message for a failed memory allocation in ↵Markus Elfring1-3/+1
add_module_usage() Omit an extra message for a memory allocation failure in this function. This issue was detected by using the Coccinelle software. Signed-off-by: Markus Elfring <elfring@users.sourceforge.net> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2017-10-05ftrace: Save module init functions kallsyms symbols for tracingSteven Rostedt (VMware)1-1/+1
If function tracing is active when the module init functions are freed, then store them to be referenced by kallsyms. As module init functions can now be traced on module load, they were useless: ># echo ':mod:snd_seq' > set_ftrace_filter ># echo function > current_tracer ># modprobe snd_seq ># cat trace # tracer: function # # _-----=> irqs-off # / _----=> need-resched # | / _---=> hardirq/softirq # || / _--=> preempt-depth # ||| / delay # TASK-PID CPU# |||| TIMESTAMP FUNCTION # | | | |||| | | modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.037874: 0xffffffffa0860000 <-do_one_initcall modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.037876: 0xffffffffa086004d <-0xffffffffa086000f modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.037876: 0xffffffffa086010d <-0xffffffffa0860018 modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.037877: 0xffffffffa086011a <-0xffffffffa0860021 modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.037877: 0xffffffffa0860080 <-0xffffffffa086002a modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039523: 0xffffffffa0860400 <-0xffffffffa0860033 modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039523: 0xffffffffa086038a <-0xffffffffa086041c modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039591: 0xffffffffa086038a <-0xffffffffa0860436 modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039657: 0xffffffffa086038a <-0xffffffffa0860450 modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039719: 0xffffffffa0860127 <-0xffffffffa086003c modprobe-2786 [000] .... 3189.039742: snd_seq_create_kernel_client <-0xffffffffa08601f6 When the output is shown, the kallsyms for the module init functions have already been freed, and the output of the trace can not convert them to their function names. Now this looks like this: # tracer: function # # _-----=> irqs-off # / _----=> need-resched # | / _---=> hardirq/softirq # || / _--=> preempt-depth # ||| / delay # TASK-PID CPU# |||| TIMESTAMP FUNCTION # | | | |||| | | modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.243237: alsa_seq_init <-do_one_initcall modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.243239: client_init_data <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.243240: snd_sequencer_memory_init <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.243240: snd_seq_queues_init <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.243240: snd_sequencer_device_init <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.244860: snd_seq_info_init <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.244861: create_info_entry <-snd_seq_info_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.244936: create_info_entry <-snd_seq_info_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.245003: create_info_entry <-snd_seq_info_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.245072: snd_seq_system_client_init <-alsa_seq_init modprobe-2463 [002] .... 174.245094: snd_seq_create_kernel_client <-snd_seq_system_client_init Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2017-10-05ftrace: Allow module init functions to be tracedSteven Rostedt (VMware)1-0/+2
Allow for module init sections to be traced as well as core kernel init sections. Now that filtering modules functions can be stored, for when they are loaded, it makes sense to be able to trace them. Cc: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2017-07-25module: fix ddebug_remove_module()Zhou Chengming1-6/+6
ddebug_remove_module() use mod->name to find the ddebug_table of the module and remove it. But dynamic_debug_setup() use the first _ddebug->modname to create ddebug_table for the module. It's ok when the _ddebug->modname is the same with the mod->name. But livepatch module is special, it may contain _ddebugs of other modules, the modname of which is different from the name of livepatch module. So ddebug_remove_module() can't use mod->name to find the right ddebug_table and remove it. It can cause kernel crash when we cat the file <debugfs>/dynamic_debug/control. Signed-off-by: Zhou Chengming <zhouchengming1@huawei.com> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2017-07-12Merge tag 'modules-for-v4.13' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-31/+54
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux Pull modules updates from Jessica Yu: "Summary of modules changes for the 4.13 merge window: - Minor code cleanups - Avoid accessing mod struct prior to checking module struct version, from Kees - Fix racy atomic inc/dec logic of kmod_concurrent_max in kmod, from Luis" * tag 'modules-for-v4.13' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux: module: make the modinfo name const kmod: reduce atomic operations on kmod_concurrent and simplify module: use list_for_each_entry_rcu() on find_module_all() kernel/module.c: suppress warning about unused nowarn variable module: Add module name to modinfo module: Pass struct load_info into symbol checks
2017-07-10lib/extable.c: use bsearch() library function in search_extable()Thomas Meyer1-1/+1
[thomas@m3y3r.de: v3: fix arch specific implementations] Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1497890858.12931.7.camel@m3y3r.de Signed-off-by: Thomas Meyer <thomas@m3y3r.de> Cc: Rasmus Villemoes <linux@rasmusvillemoes.dk> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-07-06Merge branch 'akpm' (patches from Andrew)Linus Torvalds1-3/+1
Merge misc updates from Andrew Morton: - a few hotfixes - various misc updates - ocfs2 updates - most of MM * emailed patches from Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>: (108 commits) mm, memory_hotplug: move movable_node to the hotplug proper mm, memory_hotplug: drop CONFIG_MOVABLE_NODE mm, memory_hotplug: drop artificial restriction on online/offline mm: memcontrol: account slab stats per lruvec mm: memcontrol: per-lruvec stats infrastructure mm: memcontrol: use generic mod_memcg_page_state for kmem pages mm: memcontrol: use the node-native slab memory counters mm: vmstat: move slab statistics from zone to node counters mm/zswap.c: delete an error message for a failed memory allocation in zswap_dstmem_prepare() mm/zswap.c: improve a size determination in zswap_frontswap_init() mm/zswap.c: delete an error message for a failed memory allocation in zswap_pool_create() mm/swapfile.c: sort swap entries before free mm/oom_kill: count global and memory cgroup oom kills mm: per-cgroup memory reclaim stats mm: kmemleak: treat vm_struct as alternative reference to vmalloc'ed objects mm: kmemleak: factor object reference updating out of scan_block() mm: kmemleak: slightly reduce the size of some structures on 64-bit architectures mm, mempolicy: don't check cpuset seqlock where it doesn't matter mm, cpuset: always use seqlock when changing task's nodemask mm, mempolicy: simplify rebinding mempolicies when updating cpusets ...
2017-07-06Merge tag 'trace-v4.13' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-3/+3
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace Pull tracing updates from Steven Rostedt: "The new features of this release: - Added TRACE_DEFINE_SIZEOF() which allows trace events that use sizeof() it the TP_printk() to be converted to the actual size such that trace-cmd and perf can parse them correctly. - Some rework of the TRACE_DEFINE_ENUM() such that the above TRACE_DEFINE_SIZEOF() could reuse the same code. - Recording of tgid (Thread Group ID). This is similar to how task COMMs are recorded (cached at sched_switch), where it is in a table and used on output of the trace and trace_pipe files. - Have ":mod:<module>" be cached when written into set_ftrace_filter. Then the functions of the module will be traced at module load. - Some random clean ups and small fixes" * tag 'trace-v4.13' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace: (26 commits) ftrace: Test for NULL iter->tr in regex for stack_trace_filter changes ftrace: Decrement count for dyn_ftrace_total_info for init functions ftrace: Unlock hash mutex on failed allocation in process_mod_list() tracing: Add support for display of tgid in trace output tracing: Add support for recording tgid of tasks ftrace: Decrement count for dyn_ftrace_total_info file ftrace: Remove unused function ftrace_arch_read_dyn_info() sh/ftrace: Remove only user of ftrace_arch_read_dyn_info() ftrace: Have cached module filters be an active filter ftrace: Implement cached modules tracing on module load ftrace: Have the cached module list show in set_ftrace_filter ftrace: Add :mod: caching infrastructure to trace_array tracing: Show address when function names are not found ftrace: Add missing comment for FTRACE_OPS_FL_RCU tracing: Rename update the enum_map file tracing: Add TRACE_DEFINE_SIZEOF() macros tracing: define TRACE_DEFINE_SIZEOF() macro to map sizeof's to their values tracing: Rename enum_replace to eval_replace trace: rename enum_map functions trace: rename trace.c enum functions ...
2017-07-06kernel/module.c: use linux/set_memory.hMichael Ellerman1-3/+1
This header always exists, so doesn't require an ifdef around its inclusion. When CONFIG_ARCH_HAS_SET_MEMORY=y it includes the asm header, otherwise it provides empty versions of the set_memory_xx() routines. The usages of set_memory_xx() are still guarded by CONFIG_STRICT_MODULE_RWX. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1498717781-29151-3-git-send-email-mpe@ellerman.id.au Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au> Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Acked-by: Laura Abbott <labbott@redhat.com> Cc: Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-06-29module: make the modinfo name constLuis R. Rodriguez1-2/+2
This can be accomplished by making blacklisted() also accept const. Signed-off-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <mcgrof@kernel.org> Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> [jeyu: fix typo] Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2017-06-27module: use list_for_each_entry_rcu() on find_module_all()Luis R. Rodriguez1-1/+1
The module list has been using RCU in a lot of other calls for a while now, we just overlooked changing this one over to use RCU. Signed-off-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <mcgrof@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2017-06-26kernel/module.c: suppress warning about unused nowarn variableCorentin Labbe1-10/+20
This patch fix the following warning: kernel/module.c: In function 'add_usage_links': kernel/module.c:1653:6: warning: variable 'nowarn' set but not used [-Wunused-but-set-variable] [jeyu: folded in first patch since it only swapped the function order so that del_usage_links can be called from add_usage_links] Signed-off-by: Corentin Labbe <clabbe.montjoie@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
2017-06-13trace: rename struct module entry for trace enumsJeremy Linton1-3/+3
Each module has a list of enum's its contributing to the enum map, rename that entry to reflect its use by more than enums. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170531215653.3240-4-jeremy.linton@arm.com Signed-off-by: Jeremy Linton <jeremy.linton@arm.com> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2017-06-13trace: rename kernel enum section to evalJeremy Linton1-1/+1
The kernel and its modules have sections containing the enum string to value conversions. Rename this section because we intend to store more than enums in it. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170531215653.3240-2-jeremy.linton@arm.com Signed-off-by: Jeremy Linton <jeremy.linton@arm.com> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt (VMware) <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2017-05-25kobject: support passing in variables for synthetic ueventsPeter Rajnoha1-4/+1
This patch makes it possible to pass additional arguments in addition to uevent action name when writing /sys/.../uevent attribute. These additional arguments are then inserted into generated synthetic uevent as additional environment variables. Before, we were not able to pass any additional uevent environment variables for synthetic uevents. This made it hard to identify such uevents properly in userspace to make proper distinction between genuine uevents originating from kernel and synthetic uevents triggered from userspace. Also, it was not possible to pass any additional information which would make it possible to optimize and change the way the synthetic uevents are processed back in userspace based on the originating environment of the triggering action in userspace. With the extra additional variables, we are able to pass through this extra information needed and also it makes it possible to synchronize with such synthetic uevents as they can be clearly identified back in userspace. The format for writing the uevent attribute is following: ACTION [UUID [KEY=VALUE ...] There's no change in how "ACTION" is recognized - it stays the same ("add", "change", "remove"). The "ACTION" is the only argument required to generate synthetic uevent, the rest of arguments, that this patch adds support for, are optional. The "UUID" is considered as transaction identifier so it's possible to use the same UUID value for one or more synthetic uevents in which case we logically group these uevents together for any userspace listeners. The "UUID" is expected to be in "xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx" format where "x" is a hex digit. The value appears in uevent as "SYNTH_UUID=xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx" environment variable. The "KEY=VALUE" pairs can contain alphanumeric characters only. It's possible to define zero or more more pairs - each pair is then delimited by a space character " ". Each pair appears in synthetic uevents as "SYNTH_ARG_KEY=VALUE" environment variable. That means the KEY name gains "SYNTH_ARG_" prefix to avoid possible collisions with existing variables. To pass the "KEY=VALUE" pairs, it's also required to pass in the "UUID" part for the synthetic uevent first. If "UUID" is not passed in, the generated synthetic uevent gains "SYNTH_UUID=0" environment variable automatically so it's possible to identify this situation in userspace when reading generated uevent and so we can still make a difference between genuine and synthetic uevents. Signed-off-by: Peter Rajnoha <prajnoha@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
2017-05-23module: Add module name to modinfoKees Cook1-7/+22
Accessing the mod structure (e.g. for mod->name) prior to having completed check_modstruct_version() can result in writing garbage to the error logs if the layout of the mod structure loaded from disk doesn't match the running kernel's mod structure layout. This kind of mismatch will become much more likely if a kernel is built with different randomization seed for the struct layout randomization plugin. Instead, add and use a new modinfo string for logging the module name. Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com>
2017-05-23module: Pass struct load_info into symbol checksKees Cook1-12/+10
Since we're already using values from struct load_info, just pass this pointer in directly and use what's needed as we need it. This allows us to access future fields in struct load_info too. Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com>
2017-05-08kernel/module.c: use set_memory.h headerLaura Abbott1-0/+3
set_memory_* functions have moved to set_memory.h. Switch to this explicitly. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1488920133-27229-12-git-send-email-labbott@redhat.com Signed-off-by: Laura Abbott <labbott@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-05-08mm, vmalloc: use __GFP_HIGHMEM implicitlyMichal Hocko1-1/+1
__vmalloc* allows users to provide gfp flags for the underlying allocation. This API is quite popular $ git grep "=[[:space:]]__vmalloc\|return[[:space:]]*__vmalloc" | wc -l 77 The only problem is that many people are not aware that they really want to give __GFP_HIGHMEM along with other flags because there is really no reason to consume precious lowmemory on CONFIG_HIGHMEM systems for pages which are mapped to the kernel vmalloc space. About half of users don't use this flag, though. This signals that we make the API unnecessarily too complex. This patch simply uses __GFP_HIGHMEM implicitly when allocating pages to be mapped to the vmalloc space. Current users which add __GFP_HIGHMEM are simplified and drop the flag. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170307141020.29107-1-mhocko@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com> Reviewed-by: Matthew Wilcox <mawilcox@microsoft.com> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Cc: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz> Cc: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Cc: Cristopher Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2017-05-03Merge tag 'modules-for-v4.12' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-1/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux Pull modules updates from Jessica Yu: - Minor code cleanups - Fix section alignment for .init_array * tag 'modules-for-v4.12' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux: kallsyms: Use bounded strnchr() when parsing string module: Unify the return value type of try_module_get module: set .init_array alignment to 8
2017-05-03Merge branch 'stable-4.12' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/auditLinus Torvalds1-0/+2
Pull audit updates from Paul Moore: "Fourteen audit patches for v4.12 that span the full range of fixes, new features, and internal cleanups. We have a patches to move to 64-bit timestamps, convert refcounts from atomic_t to refcount_t, track PIDs using the pid struct instead of pid_t, convert our own private audit buffer cache to a standard kmem_cache, log kernel module names when they are unloaded, and normalize the NETFILTER_PKT to make the userspace folks happier. From a fixes perspective, the most important is likely the auditd connection tracking RCU fix; it was a rather brain dead bug that I'll take the blame for, but thankfully it didn't seem to affect many people (only one report). I think the patch subject lines and commit descriptions do a pretty good job of explaining the details and why the changes are important so I'll point you there instead of duplicating it here; as usual, if you have any questions you know where to find us. We also manage to take out more code than we put in this time, that always makes me happy :)" * 'stable-4.12' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/audit: audit: fix the RCU locking for the auditd_connection structure audit: use kmem_cache to manage the audit_buffer cache audit: Use timespec64 to represent audit timestamps audit: store the auditd PID as a pid struct instead of pid_t audit: kernel generated netlink traffic should have a portid of 0 audit: combine audit_receive() and audit_receive_skb() audit: convert audit_watch.count from atomic_t to refcount_t audit: convert audit_tree.count from atomic_t to refcount_t audit: normalize NETFILTER_PKT netfilter: use consistent ipv4 network offset in xt_AUDIT audit: log module name on delete_module audit: remove unnecessary semicolon in audit_watch_handle_event() audit: remove unnecessary semicolon in audit_mark_handle_event() audit: remove unnecessary semicolon in audit_field_valid()
2017-05-02audit: log module name on delete_moduleRichard Guy Briggs1-0/+2
When a sysadmin wishes to monitor module unloading with a syscall rule such as: -a always,exit -F arch=x86_64 -S delete_module -F key=mod-unload the SYSCALL record doesn't tell us what module was requested for unloading. Use the new KERN_MODULE auxiliary record to record it. The SYSCALL record result code will list the return code. See: https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/issues/37 https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/issues/7 https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/wiki/RFE-Module-Load-Record-Format Signed-off-by: Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2017-04-24kallsyms: Use bounded strnchr() when parsing stringNaveen N. Rao1-1/+1
When parsing for the <module:name> format, we use strchr() to look for the separator, when we know that the module name can't be longer than MODULE_NAME_LEN. Enforce the same using strnchr(). Signed-off-by: Naveen N. Rao <naveen.n.rao@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Reviewed-by: Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com>
2017-03-26lockdep: Fix per-cpu static objectsPeter Zijlstra1-1/+5
Since commit 383776fa7527 ("locking/lockdep: Handle statically initialized PER_CPU locks properly") we try to collapse per-cpu locks into a single class by giving them all the same key. For this key we choose the canonical address of the per-cpu object, which would be the offset into the per-cpu area. This has two problems: - there is a case where we run !0 lock->key through static_obj() and expect this to pass; it doesn't for canonical pointers. - 0 is a valid canonical address. Cure both issues by redefining the canonical address as the address of the per-cpu variable on the boot CPU. Since I didn't want to rely on CPU0 being the boot-cpu, or even existing at all, track the boot CPU in a variable. Fixes: 383776fa7527 ("locking/lockdep: Handle statically initialized PER_CPU locks properly") Reported-by: kernel test robot <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Tested-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de> Cc: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@linutronix.de> Cc: linux-mm@kvack.org Cc: wfg@linux.intel.com Cc: kernel test robot <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Cc: LKP <lkp@01.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170320114108.kbvcsuepem45j5cr@hirez.programming.kicks-ass.net Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2017-03-16locking/lockdep: Handle statically initialized PER_CPU locks properlyThomas Gleixner1-12/+24
If a PER_CPU struct which contains a spin_lock is statically initialized via: DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct foo, bla) = { .lock = __SPIN_LOCK_UNLOCKED(bla.lock) }; then lockdep assigns a seperate key to each lock because the logic for assigning a key to statically initialized locks is to use the address as the key. With per CPU locks the address is obvioulsy different on each CPU. That's wrong, because all locks should have the same key. To solve this the following modifications are required: 1) Extend the is_kernel/module_percpu_addr() functions to hand back the canonical address of the per CPU address, i.e. the per CPU address minus the per CPU offset. 2) Check the lock address with these functions and if the per CPU check matches use the returned canonical address as the lock key, so all per CPU locks have the same key. 3) Move the static_obj(key) check into look_up_lock_class() so this check can be avoided for statically initialized per CPU locks. That's required because the canonical address fails the static_obj(key) check for obvious reasons. Reported-by: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> [ Merged Dan's fixups for !MODULES and !SMP into this patch. ] Signed-off-by: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Dan Murphy <dmurphy@ti.com> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170227143736.pectaimkjkan5kow@linutronix.de Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2017-02-22Merge tag 'modules-for-v4.11' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-13/+17
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux Pull modules updates from Jessica Yu: "Summary of modules changes for the 4.11 merge window: - A few small code cleanups - Add modules git tree url to MAINTAINERS" * tag 'modules-for-v4.11' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jeyu/linux: MAINTAINERS: add tree for modules module: fix memory leak on early load_module() failures module: Optimize search_module_extables() modules: mark __inittest/__exittest as __maybe_unused livepatch/module: print notice of TAINT_LIVEPATCH module: Drop redundant declaration of struct module
2017-02-21Merge tag 'rodata-v4.11-rc1' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-3/+3
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux Pull rodata updates from Kees Cook: "This renames the (now inaccurate) DEBUG_RODATA and related SET_MODULE_RONX configs to the more sensible STRICT_KERNEL_RWX and STRICT_MODULE_RWX" * tag 'rodata-v4.11-rc1' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux: arch: Rename CONFIG_DEBUG_RODATA and CONFIG_DEBUG_MODULE_RONX arch: Move CONFIG_DEBUG_RODATA and CONFIG_SET_MODULE_RONX to be common
2017-02-21Merge tag 'extable-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-0/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/paulg/linux Pull exception table module split from Paul Gortmaker: "Final extable.h related changes. This completes the separation of exception table content from the module.h header file. This is achieved with the final commit that removes the one line back compatible change that sourced extable.h into the module.h file. The commits are unchanged since January, with the exception of a couple Acks that came in for the last two commits a bit later. The changes have been in linux-next for quite some time[1] and have got widespread arch coverage via toolchains I have and also from additional ones the kbuild bot has. Maintaners of the various arch were Cc'd during the postings to lkml[2] and informed that the intention was to take the remaining arch specific changes and lump them together with the final two non-arch specific changes and submit for this merge window. The ia64 diffstat stands out and probably warrants a mention. In an earlier review, Al Viro made a valid comment that the original header separation of content left something to be desired, and that it get fixed as a part of this change, hence the larger diffstat" * tag 'extable-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/paulg/linux: (21 commits) module.h: remove extable.h include now users have migrated core: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h cris: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h hexagon: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h microblaze: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h unicore32: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h score: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h metag: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h arc: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h nios2: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h sparc: migrate exception table users onto extable.h openrisc: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h frv: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h sh: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h xtensa: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h mn10300: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h alpha: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h arm: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h m32r: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.h ia64: ensure exception table search users include extable.h ...
2017-02-21Merge branch 'stable-4.11' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/auditLinus Torvalds1-1/+4
Pull audit updates from Paul Moore: "The audit changes for v4.11 are relatively small compared to what we did for v4.10, both in terms of size and impact. - two patches from Steve tweak the formatting for some of the audit records to make them more consistent with other audit records. - three patches from Richard record the name of a module on module load, fix the logging of sockaddr information when using socketcall() on 32-bit systems, and add the ability to reset audit's lost record counter. - my lone patch just fixes an annoying style nit that I was reminded about by one of Richard's patches. All these patches pass our test suite" * 'stable-4.11' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/audit: audit: remove unnecessary curly braces from switch/case statements audit: log module name on init_module audit: log 32-bit socketcalls audit: add feature audit_lost reset audit: Make AUDIT_ANOM_ABEND event normalized audit: Make AUDIT_KERNEL event conform to the specification
2017-02-21module: fix memory leak on early load_module() failuresLuis R. Rodriguez1-0/+1
While looking for early possible module loading failures I was able to reproduce a memory leak possible with kmemleak. There are a few rare ways to trigger a failure: o we've run into a failure while processing kernel parameters (parse_args() returns an error) o mod_sysfs_setup() fails o we're a live patch module and copy_module_elf() fails Chances of running into this issue is really low. kmemleak splat: unreferenced object 0xffff9f2c4ada1b00 (size 32): comm "kworker/u16:4", pid 82, jiffies 4294897636 (age 681.816s) hex dump (first 32 bytes): 6d 65 6d 73 74 69 63 6b 30 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 memstick0....... 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................ backtrace: [<ffffffff8c6cfeba>] kmemleak_alloc+0x4a/0xa0 [<ffffffff8c200046>] __kmalloc_track_caller+0x126/0x230 [<ffffffff8c1bc581>] kstrdup+0x31/0x60 [<ffffffff8c1bc5d4>] kstrdup_const+0x24/0x30 [<ffffffff8c3c23aa>] kvasprintf_const+0x7a/0x90 [<ffffffff8c3b5481>] kobject_set_name_vargs+0x21/0x90 [<ffffffff8c4fbdd7>] dev_set_name+0x47/0x50 [<ffffffffc07819e5>] memstick_check+0x95/0x33c [memstick] [<ffffffff8c09c893>] process_one_work+0x1f3/0x4b0 [<ffffffff8c09cb98>] worker_thread+0x48/0x4e0 [<ffffffff8c0a2b79>] kthread+0xc9/0xe0 [<ffffffff8c6dab5f>] ret_from_fork+0x1f/0x40 [<ffffffffffffffff>] 0xffffffffffffffff Cc: stable <stable@vger.kernel.org> # v2.6.30 Fixes: e180a6b7759a ("param: fix charp parameters set via sysfs") Reviewed-by: Miroslav Benes <mbenes@suse.cz> Reviewed-by: Aaron Tomlin <atomlin@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Signed-off-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <mcgrof@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com>
2017-02-13audit: log module name on init_moduleRichard Guy Briggs1-1/+4
This adds a new auxiliary record MODULE_INIT to the SYSCALL event. We get finit_module for free since it made most sense to hook this in to load_module(). https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/issues/7 https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/wiki/RFE-Module-Load-Record-Format Signed-off-by: Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com> [PM: corrected links in the commit description] Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2017-02-10module: Optimize search_module_extables()Peter Zijlstra1-13/+14
While looking through the __ex_table stuff I found that we do a linear lookup of the module. Also fix up a comment. Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Acked-by: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com> Signed-off-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com>
2017-02-09core: migrate exception table users off module.h and onto extable.hPaul Gortmaker1-0/+1
These files were including module.h for exception table related functions. We've now separated that content out into its own file "extable.h" so now move over to that and where possible, avoid all the extra header content in module.h that we don't really need to compile these non-modular files. Note: init/main.c still needs module.h for __init_or_module kernel/extable.c still needs module.h for is_module_text_address ...and so we don't get the benefit of removing module.h from the cpp feed for these two files, unlike the almost universal 1:1 exchange of module.h for extable.h we were able to do in the arch dirs. Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Acked-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@windriver.com>
2017-02-07arch: Rename CONFIG_DEBUG_RODATA and CONFIG_DEBUG_MODULE_RONXLaura Abbott1-3/+3
Both of these options are poorly named. The features they provide are necessary for system security and should not be considered debug only. Change the names to CONFIG_STRICT_KERNEL_RWX and CONFIG_STRICT_MODULE_RWX to better describe what these options do. Signed-off-by: Laura Abbott <labbott@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jessica Yu <jeyu@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>

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