Commit 75f139aa authored by Andrew Honig's avatar Andrew Honig Committed by Paolo Bonzini
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KVM: x86: Add memory barrier on vmcs field lookup

This adds a memory barrier when performing a lookup into
the vmcs_field_to_offset_table.  This is related to

Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Honig <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarJim Mattson <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarPaolo Bonzini <>
parent bebc6082
......@@ -884,8 +884,16 @@ static inline short vmcs_field_to_offset(unsigned long field)
BUILD_BUG_ON(ARRAY_SIZE(vmcs_field_to_offset_table) > SHRT_MAX);
if (field >= ARRAY_SIZE(vmcs_field_to_offset_table) ||
vmcs_field_to_offset_table[field] == 0)
if (field >= ARRAY_SIZE(vmcs_field_to_offset_table))
return -ENOENT;
* FIXME: Mitigation for CVE-2017-5753. To be replaced with a
* generic mechanism.
if (vmcs_field_to_offset_table[field] == 0)
return -ENOENT;
return vmcs_field_to_offset_table[field];
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