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Subject[PATCH] x86, CPU, AMD: Add workaround for family 16h, erratum 793
From: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de>

This adds the workaround for erratum 793 as a precaution in case not
every BIOS implements it. This addresses CVE-2013-6885.

Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de>
---
arch/x86/kernel/cpu/amd.c | 11 +++++++++++
1 file changed, 11 insertions(+)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/amd.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/amd.c
index 4a48e8bbd857..e4d6f8c91f51 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/amd.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/amd.c
@@ -507,6 +507,17 @@ static void early_init_amd(struct cpuinfo_x86 *c)
set_cpu_cap(c, X86_FEATURE_EXTD_APICID);
}
#endif
+
+#define MSR_AMD_LS_CFG 0xc0011020
+ /* F16h, models 00h-0fh, erratum 793 */
+ if (c->x86 == 0x16 && c->x86_model <= 0xf) {
+ u64 val;
+
+ rdmsrl(MSR_AMD_LS_CFG, val);
+ if (!(val & BIT(15)))
+ wrmsrl(MSR_AMD_LS_CFG, val | BIT(15));
+ }
+
}

static const int amd_erratum_383[];
--
1.8.5.2.192.g7794a68
--
Regards/Gruss,
Boris.

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