[Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH v2] ixgbe: Fix NULL pointer dereference in ixgbe_xdp_setup

Paul Menzel pmenzel at molgen.mpg.de
Mon Sep 6 06:37:29 UTC 2021


Dear Feng,


Am 03.09.21 um 08:40 schrieb Feng zhou:

(If you care, in your email client, your last name does not start with a 
capital letter.)

> From: Feng Zhou <zhoufeng.zf at bytedance.com>
> 
> The ixgbe driver currently generates a NULL pointer dereference with
> some machine (online cpus < 63). This is due to the fact that the
> maximum value of num_xdp_queues is nr_cpu_ids. Code is in
> "ixgbe_set_rss_queues"".
> 
> Here's how the problem repeats itself:
> Some machine (online cpus < 63), And user set num_queues to 63 through
> ethtool. Code is in the "ixgbe_set_channels",
> adapter->ring_feature[RING_F_FDIR].limit = count;

For better legibility, you might want to indent code (blocks) by four 
spaces and add blank lines around it (also below).

> It becames 63.

becomes

> When user use xdp, "ixgbe_set_rss_queues" will set queues num.
> adapter->num_rx_queues = rss_i;
> adapter->num_tx_queues = rss_i;
> adapter->num_xdp_queues = ixgbe_xdp_queues(adapter);
> And rss_i's value is from
> f = &adapter->ring_feature[RING_F_FDIR];
> rss_i = f->indices = f->limit;
> So "num_rx_queues" > "num_xdp_queues", when run to "ixgbe_xdp_setup",
> for (i = 0; i < adapter->num_rx_queues; i++)
> 	if (adapter->xdp_ring[i]->xsk_umem)
> lead to panic.

lead*s*?

> Call trace:
> [exception RIP: ixgbe_xdp+368]
> RIP: ffffffffc02a76a0  RSP: ffff9fe16202f8d0  RFLAGS: 00010297
> RAX: 0000000000000000  RBX: 0000000000000020  RCX: 0000000000000000
> RDX: 0000000000000000  RSI: 000000000000001c  RDI: ffffffffa94ead90
> RBP: ffff92f8f24c0c18   R8: 0000000000000000   R9: 0000000000000000
> R10: ffff9fe16202f830  R11: 0000000000000000  R12: ffff92f8f24c0000
> R13: ffff9fe16202fc01  R14: 000000000000000a  R15: ffffffffc02a7530
> ORIG_RAX: ffffffffffffffff  CS: 0010  SS: 0018
>   7 [ffff9fe16202f8f0] dev_xdp_install at ffffffffa89fbbcc
>   8 [ffff9fe16202f920] dev_change_xdp_fd at ffffffffa8a08808
>   9 [ffff9fe16202f960] do_setlink at ffffffffa8a20235
> 10 [ffff9fe16202fa88] rtnl_setlink at ffffffffa8a20384
> 11 [ffff9fe16202fc78] rtnetlink_rcv_msg at ffffffffa8a1a8dd
> 12 [ffff9fe16202fcf0] netlink_rcv_skb at ffffffffa8a717eb
> 13 [ffff9fe16202fd40] netlink_unicast at ffffffffa8a70f88
> 14 [ffff9fe16202fd80] netlink_sendmsg at ffffffffa8a71319
> 15 [ffff9fe16202fdf0] sock_sendmsg at ffffffffa89df290
> 16 [ffff9fe16202fe08] __sys_sendto at ffffffffa89e19c8
> 17 [ffff9fe16202ff30] __x64_sys_sendto at ffffffffa89e1a64
> 18 [ffff9fe16202ff38] do_syscall_64 at ffffffffa84042b9
> 19 [ffff9fe16202ff50] entry_SYSCALL_64_after_hwframe at ffffffffa8c0008c

Please describe the fix in the commit message.

> Fixes: 4a9b32f30f80 ("ixgbe: fix potential RX buffer starvation for
> AF_XDP")
> Signed-off-by: Feng Zhou <zhoufeng.zf at bytedance.com>
> ---
> Updates since v1:
> - Fix "ixgbe_max_channels" callback so that it will not allow a setting of
> queues to be higher than the num_online_cpus().
> more details can be seen from here:
> https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/project/intel-wired-lan/patch/20210817075407.11961-1-zhoufeng.zf@bytedance.com/
> Thanks to Maciej Fijalkowski for your advice.
> 
>   drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethtool.c | 2 +-
>   drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c    | 8 ++++++--
>   2 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethtool.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethtool.c
> index 4ceaca0f6ce3..21321d164708 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethtool.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethtool.c
> @@ -3204,7 +3204,7 @@ static unsigned int ixgbe_max_channels(struct ixgbe_adapter *adapter)
>   		max_combined = ixgbe_max_rss_indices(adapter);
>   	}
>   
> -	return max_combined;
> +	return min_t(int, max_combined, num_online_cpus());
>   }
>   
>   static void ixgbe_get_channels(struct net_device *dev,
> diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c
> index 14aea40da50f..5db496cc5070 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c
> @@ -10112,6 +10112,7 @@ static int ixgbe_xdp_setup(struct net_device *dev, struct bpf_prog *prog)
>   	struct ixgbe_adapter *adapter = netdev_priv(dev);
>   	struct bpf_prog *old_prog;
>   	bool need_reset;
> +	int num_queues;
>   
>   	if (adapter->flags & IXGBE_FLAG_SRIOV_ENABLED)
>   		return -EINVAL;
> @@ -10161,11 +10162,14 @@ static int ixgbe_xdp_setup(struct net_device *dev, struct bpf_prog *prog)
>   	/* Kick start the NAPI context if there is an AF_XDP socket open
>   	 * on that queue id. This so that receiving will start.
>   	 */
> -	if (need_reset && prog)
> -		for (i = 0; i < adapter->num_rx_queues; i++)
> +	if (need_reset && prog) {
> +		num_queues = min_t(int, adapter->num_rx_queues,
> +			adapter->num_xdp_queues);
> +		for (i = 0; i < num_queues; i++)
>   			if (adapter->xdp_ring[i]->xsk_pool)
>   				(void)ixgbe_xsk_wakeup(adapter->netdev, i,
>   						       XDP_WAKEUP_RX);
> +	}
>   
>   	return 0;
>   }
> 


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