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[PATCH AUTOSEL 4.9 16/45] uprobes: Fix handle_swbp() vs. unregister() + register() race once more




From: Andrea Parri <andrea.parri@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

[ Upstream commit 09d3f015d1e1b4fee7e9bbdcf54201d239393391 ]

Commit:

  142b18ddc8143 ("uprobes: Fix handle_swbp() vs unregister() + register() race")

added the UPROBE_COPY_INSN flag, and corresponding smp_wmb() and smp_rmb()
memory barriers, to ensure that handle_swbp() uses fully-initialized
uprobes only.

However, the smp_rmb() is mis-placed: this barrier should be placed
after handle_swbp() has tested for the flag, thus guaranteeing that
(program-order) subsequent loads from the uprobe can see the initial
stores performed by prepare_uprobe().

Move the smp_rmb() accordingly.  Also amend the comments associated
to the two memory barriers to indicate their actual locations.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Parri <andrea.parri@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Acked-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: stable@xxxxxxxxxx
Fixes: 142b18ddc8143 ("uprobes: Fix handle_swbp() vs unregister() + register() race")
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20181122161031.15179-1-andrea.parri@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@xxxxxxxxxx>
---
 kernel/events/uprobes.c | 12 ++++++++++--
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/events/uprobes.c b/kernel/events/uprobes.c
index a1de021dccba..fbfab5722254 100644
--- a/kernel/events/uprobes.c
+++ b/kernel/events/uprobes.c
@@ -608,7 +608,7 @@ static int prepare_uprobe(struct uprobe *uprobe, struct file *file,
 	BUG_ON((uprobe->offset & ~PAGE_MASK) +
 			UPROBE_SWBP_INSN_SIZE > PAGE_SIZE);
 
-	smp_wmb(); /* pairs with rmb() in find_active_uprobe() */
+	smp_wmb(); /* pairs with the smp_rmb() in handle_swbp() */
 	set_bit(UPROBE_COPY_INSN, &uprobe->flags);
 
  out:
@@ -1902,10 +1902,18 @@ static void handle_swbp(struct pt_regs *regs)
 	 * After we hit the bp, _unregister + _register can install the
 	 * new and not-yet-analyzed uprobe at the same address, restart.
 	 */
-	smp_rmb(); /* pairs with wmb() in install_breakpoint() */
 	if (unlikely(!test_bit(UPROBE_COPY_INSN, &uprobe->flags)))
 		goto out;
 
+	/*
+	 * Pairs with the smp_wmb() in prepare_uprobe().
+	 *
+	 * Guarantees that if we see the UPROBE_COPY_INSN bit set, then
+	 * we must also see the stores to &uprobe->arch performed by the
+	 * prepare_uprobe() call.
+	 */
+	smp_rmb();
+
 	/* Tracing handlers use ->utask to communicate with fetch methods */
 	if (!get_utask())
 		goto out;
-- 
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