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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 4/4] x86: switch default mapping attributes to non-executable

On 21/05/15 11:17, Jan Beulich wrote:
> Only a very limited subset of mappings need to be done as executable
> ones; in particular the direct mapping should not be executable to
> limit the damage attackers can cause by exploiting security relevant
> bugs.
> The EFI change at once includes an adjustment to set NX only when
> supported by the hardware.
> Signed-off-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx>

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