lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2019]   [Jul]   [31]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
Patch in this message
/
Date
Subject[PATCH V37 28/29] efi: Restrict efivar_ssdt_load when the kernel is locked down
From
efivar_ssdt_load allows the kernel to import arbitrary ACPI code from an
EFI variable, which gives arbitrary code execution in ring 0. Prevent
that when the kernel is locked down.

Signed-off-by: Matthew Garrett <mjg59@google.com>
Acked-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>
Reviewed-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Cc: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>
Cc: linux-efi@vger.kernel.org
---
drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c | 6 ++++++
1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c b/drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c
index ad3b1f4866b3..776f479e5499 100644
--- a/drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c
+++ b/drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c
@@ -30,6 +30,7 @@
#include <linux/acpi.h>
#include <linux/ucs2_string.h>
#include <linux/memblock.h>
+#include <linux/security.h>

#include <asm/early_ioremap.h>

@@ -242,6 +243,11 @@ static void generic_ops_unregister(void)
static char efivar_ssdt[EFIVAR_SSDT_NAME_MAX] __initdata;
static int __init efivar_ssdt_setup(char *str)
{
+ int ret = security_locked_down(LOCKDOWN_ACPI_TABLES);
+
+ if (ret)
+ return ret;
+
if (strlen(str) < sizeof(efivar_ssdt))
memcpy(efivar_ssdt, str, strlen(str));
else
--
2.22.0.770.g0f2c4a37fd-goog
\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2019-08-01 00:40    [W:0.104 / U:26.368 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site