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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH v1 42/50] drivers/ininiband: Use get_random_u32()
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-----"George Spelvin" <lkml@sdf.org> wrote: -----

>To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, lkml@sdf.org
>From: "George Spelvin" <lkml@sdf.org>
>Date: 03/28/2020 05:43PM
>Cc: "Doug Ledford" <dledford@redhat.com>, "Jason Gunthorpe"
><jgg@mellanox.com>, linux-rdma@vger.kernel.org, "Faisal Latif"
><faisal.latif@intel.com>, "Shiraz Saleem" <shiraz.saleem@intel.com>,
>"Bart Van Assche" <bvanassche@acm.org>, "Bernard Metzler"
><bmt@zurich.ibm.com>
>Subject: [EXTERNAL] [RFC PATCH v1 42/50] drivers/ininiband: Use
>get_random_u32()
>
>There's no need to get_random_bytes() into a temporary buffer.
>
>This is not a no-brainer change; get_random_u32() has slightly weaker
>security guarantees, but code like this is the classic example of
>when
>it's appropriate: the random value is stored in the kernel for as
>long
>as it's valuable.
>
>TODO: Could any of the call sites be further weakened to
>prandom_u32()?
>If we're randomizing to avoid collisions with a *cooperating* (as
>opposed
>to malicious) partner, we don't need cryptographic strength.
>
>Signed-off-by: George Spelvin <lkml@sdf.org>
>Cc: Doug Ledford <dledford@redhat.com>
>Cc: Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@mellanox.com>
>Cc: linux-rdma@vger.kernel.org
>Cc: Faisal Latif <faisal.latif@intel.com>
>Cc: Shiraz Saleem <shiraz.saleem@intel.com>
>Cc: Bart Van Assche <bvanassche@acm.org>
>Cc: Bernard Metzler <bmt@zurich.ibm.com>
>---
> drivers/infiniband/core/cm.c | 2 +-
> drivers/infiniband/core/cma.c | 3 +--
> drivers/infiniband/core/sa_query.c | 2 +-
> drivers/infiniband/hw/i40iw/i40iw_verbs.c | 2 +-
> drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_mem.c | 9 ++-------
> drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_verbs.c | 2 +-
> drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c | 3 +--
> 7 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)
>
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/core/cm.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/core/cm.c
>index 4decc1d4cc997..8af4368faf8ee 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/core/cm.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/core/cm.c
>@@ -4449,7 +4449,7 @@ static int __init ib_cm_init(void)
> cm.remote_qp_table = RB_ROOT;
> cm.remote_sidr_table = RB_ROOT;
> xa_init_flags(&cm.local_id_table, XA_FLAGS_ALLOC |
>XA_FLAGS_LOCK_IRQ);
>- get_random_bytes(&cm.random_id_operand, sizeof
>cm.random_id_operand);
>+ cm.random_id_operand = (__force __be32)get_random_u32();
> INIT_LIST_HEAD(&cm.timewait_list);
>
> ret = class_register(&cm_class);
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/core/cma.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/core/cma.c
>index a5874d2fac54e..1fce71e625c15 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/core/cma.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/core/cma.c
>@@ -873,9 +873,8 @@ struct rdma_cm_id *__rdma_create_id(struct net
>*net,
> mutex_init(&id_priv->handler_mutex);
> INIT_LIST_HEAD(&id_priv->listen_list);
> INIT_LIST_HEAD(&id_priv->mc_list);
>- get_random_bytes(&id_priv->seq_num, sizeof id_priv->seq_num);
>+ id_priv->seq_num = get_random_u32() & 0x00ffffff;
> id_priv->id.route.addr.dev_addr.net = get_net(net);
>- id_priv->seq_num &= 0x00ffffff;
>
> return &id_priv->id;
> }
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/core/sa_query.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/core/sa_query.c
>index 30d4c126a2db0..0db882e247234 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/core/sa_query.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/core/sa_query.c
>@@ -2426,7 +2426,7 @@ int ib_sa_init(void)
> {
> int ret;
>
>- get_random_bytes(&tid, sizeof tid);
>+ tid = get_random_u32();
>
> atomic_set(&ib_nl_sa_request_seq, 0);
>
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/hw/i40iw/i40iw_verbs.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/hw/i40iw/i40iw_verbs.c
>index dbd96d029d8bd..4c62b3a4f4233 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/hw/i40iw/i40iw_verbs.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/hw/i40iw/i40iw_verbs.c
>@@ -1262,7 +1262,7 @@ static u32 i40iw_create_stag(struct
>i40iw_device *iwdev)
> u8 consumer_key;
> int ret;
>
>- get_random_bytes(&random, sizeof(random));
>+ random = get_random_u32();
> consumer_key = (u8)random;
>
> driver_key = random & ~iwdev->mr_stagmask;
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_mem.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_mem.c
>index e99983f076631..50c84f6a98e51 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_mem.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_mem.c
>@@ -21,10 +21,7 @@
> int siw_mem_add(struct siw_device *sdev, struct siw_mem *m)
> {
> struct xa_limit limit = XA_LIMIT(1, 0x00ffffff);
>- u32 id, next;
>-
>- get_random_bytes(&next, 4);
>- next &= 0x00ffffff;
>+ u32 id, next = get_random_u32() & 0x00ffffff;
>
> if (xa_alloc_cyclic(&sdev->mem_xa, &id, m, limit, &next,
> GFP_KERNEL) < 0)
>@@ -107,9 +104,7 @@ int siw_mr_add_mem(struct siw_mr *mr, struct
>ib_pd *pd, void *mem_obj,
> kref_init(&mem->ref);
>
> mr->mem = mem;
>-
>- get_random_bytes(&next, 4);
>- next &= 0x00ffffff;
>+ next = get_random_u32() & 0x00ffffff;
>
> if (xa_alloc_cyclic(&sdev->mem_xa, &id, mem, limit, &next,
> GFP_KERNEL) < 0) {
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_verbs.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_verbs.c
>index 5fd6d6499b3d7..42f3ced4ca7c7 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_verbs.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/sw/siw/siw_verbs.c
>@@ -1139,7 +1139,7 @@ int siw_create_cq(struct ib_cq *base_cq, const
>struct ib_cq_init_attr *attr,
> rv = -ENOMEM;
> goto err_out;
> }
>- get_random_bytes(&cq->id, 4);
>+ cq->id = get_random_u32();
> siw_dbg(base_cq->device, "new CQ [%u]\n", cq->id);
>
> spin_lock_init(&cq->lock);
>diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
>b/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
>index cd1181c39ed29..2a954db0d6b55 100644
>--- a/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
>+++ b/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
>@@ -903,8 +903,7 @@ static int srp_send_req(struct srp_rdma_ch *ch,
>uint32_t max_iu_len,
> req->ib_param.primary_path = &ch->ib_cm.path;
> req->ib_param.alternate_path = NULL;
> req->ib_param.service_id = target->ib_cm.service_id;
>- get_random_bytes(&req->ib_param.starting_psn, 4);
>- req->ib_param.starting_psn &= 0xffffff;
>+ req->ib_param.starting_psn = get_random_u32() & 0xffffff;
> req->ib_param.qp_num = ch->qp->qp_num;
> req->ib_param.qp_type = ch->qp->qp_type;
> req->ib_param.local_cm_response_timeout = subnet_timeout + 2;
>--
>2.26.0
>
>

Speaking for the siw driver only, these two changes are looking
good to me. What is needed is a pseudo-random number, not
to easy to guess for the application. get_random_u32() provides that.

Thanks!

Reviewed-by: Bernard Metzler <bmt@zurich.ibm.com>

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