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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v3] x86emul/fuzz: add rudimentary limit checking

>>> On 06.07.17 at 16:02, <george.dunlap@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 07/06/2017 01:34 PM, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>>> On 06.07.17 at 12:57, <george.dunlap@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> On 07/06/2017 10:20 AM, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>> fuzz_insn_fetch() is the only data access helper where it is possible
>>>> to see offsets larger than 4Gb in 16- or 32-bit modes, as we leave the
>>>> incoming rIP untouched in the emulator itself. The check is needed here
>>>> as otherwise, after successfully fetching insn bytes, we may end up
>>>> zero-extending EIP soon after complete_insn, which collides with the
>>>> X86EMUL_EXCEPTION-conditional respective ASSERT() in
>>>> x86_emulate_wrapper(). (NB: put_rep_prefix() is what allows
>>>> complete_insn to be reached with rc set to other than X86EMUL_OKAY or
>>>> X86EMUL_DONE. See also commit 53f87c03b4 ["x86emul: generalize
>>>> exception handling for rep_* hooks"].)
>>>> Add assert()-s for all other (data) access routines, as effective
>>>> address generation in the emulator ought to guarantee in-range values.
>>>> For them to not trigger, several adjustments to the emulator's address
>>>> calculations are needed: While for DstBitBase it is really mandatory,
>>>> the specification allows for either behavior for two-part accesses.
>>>> Observed behavior on real hardware, however, is for such accesses to
>>>> silently wrap at the 2^^32 boundary in other than 64-bit mode, just
>>>> like they do at the 2^^64 boundary in 64-bit mode. While adding
>>>> truncate_ea() invocations there, also convert open coded instances of
>>>> it.
>>>> Reported-by: George Dunlap <george.dunlap@xxxxxxxxxx>
>>>> Signed-off-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>
>>>> ---
>>>> v3: Add more truncate_ea().
>>>> v2: Correct system segment related assert()-s.
>>> Still getting crashes in protmode_load_seg(), line 1824.  (See attached
>>> for an example stack trace; but basically any place that calls
>>> protmode_load_seg()).
>> Ah, this is one I indeed forgot about. We shouldn't deal with this in
>> the emulator though, so slightly relaxing the assert() seems like the
>> only option: We'd need to permit reads up to 0x10007 instead of
>> 0xffff (which would never pass limit checks).
> Replacing !(offset >> 16) with (offset <= 0x10007) makes all the current
> crash cases I have pass.
> If you want I can submit this patch, modified, with my series of afl
> fixes / changes.

I've done the above change slightly differently (distinguishing long
from legacy modes), so if you want to put it in your series, please
use the attached variant (aka v4).


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