|author||Kris Kwiatkowski <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Wed Mar 06 18:19:25 2019 +0000|
|committer||Adam Langley <email@example.com>||Thu May 16 22:04:58 2019 +0000|
Add support for SIKE/p503 post-quantum KEM Based on Microsoft's implementation available on github: Source: https://github.com/Microsoft/PQCrypto-SIDH Commit: 77044b76181eb61c744ac8eb7ddc7a8fe72f6919 Following changes has been applied * In intel assembly, use MOV instead of MOVQ: Intel instruction reference in the Intel Software Developer's Manual volume 2A, the MOVQ has 4 forms. None of them mentions moving literal to GPR, hence "movq $rax, 0x0" is wrong. Instead, on 64bit system, MOV can be used. * Some variables were wrongly zero-initialized (as per C99 spec). * Rewrite x86_64 assembly to AT&T format. * Move assembly for x86_64 and aarch64 to perlasm. * Changes to aarch64 assembly, to avoid using x18 platform register. Assembly also correctly constructs linked list of stack-frames as described in AAPCS64, 5.2.3. * Move constant values to .RODATA segment, as keeping them in .TEXT segment is not compatible with XOM. * Fixes issue in arm64 code related to the fact that compiler doesn't reserve enough space for the linker to relocate address of a global variable when used by 'ldr' instructions. Solution is to use 'adrp' followed by 'add' instruction. Relocations for 'adrp' and 'add' instructions is generated by prefixing the label with :pg_hi21: and :lo12: respectively. * Enable MULX and ADX. Code from MS doesn't support PIC. MULX can't reference global variable directly. Instead RIP-relative addressing can be used. This improves performance around 10%-13% on SkyLake * Check if CPU supports BMI2 and ADOX instruction at runtime. On AMD64 optimized implementation of montgomery multiplication and reduction have 2 implementations - faster one takes advantage of BMI2 instruction set introduced in Haswell and ADOX introduced in Broadwell. Thanks to OPENSSL_ia32cap_P it can be decided at runtime which implementation to choose. As CPU configuration is static by nature, branch predictor will be correct most of the time and hence this check very often has no cost. * Reuse some utilities from boringssl instead of reimplementing them. This includes things like: * definition of a limb size (use crypto_word_t instead of digit_t) * use functions for checking in constant time if value is 0 and/or less then * #define's used for conditional compilation * Use SSE2 for conditional swap on vector registers. Improves performance a little bit. * Fix f2elm_t definition. Code imported from MSR defines f2elm_t type as a array of arrays. This decays to a pointer to an array (when passing as an argument). In C, one can't assign const pointer to an array with non-const pointer to an array. Seems it violates 6.7.3/8 from C99 (same for C11). This problem occures in GCC 6, only when -pedantic flag is specified and it occures always in GCC 4.9 (debian jessie). * Fix definition of eval_3_isog. Second argument in eval_3_isog mustn't be const. Similar reason as above. * Use HMAC-SHA256 instead of cSHAKE-256 to avoid upstreaming cSHAKE and SHA3 code. * Add speed and unit tests for SIKE. Some speed results: Skylake (64-bit): Did 408 SIKE/P503 generate operations in 1002573us (407.0 ops/sec) Did 275 SIKE/P503 encap operations in 1070570us (256.9 ops/sec) Did 264 SIKE/P503 decap operations in 1098955us (240.2 ops/sec) Skylake (32-bit): Did 9 SIKE/P503 generate operations in 1051620us (8.6 ops/sec) Did 5 SIKE/P503 encap operations in 1038251us (4.8 ops/sec) Did 5 SIKE/P503 decap operations in 1103617us (4.5 ops/sec) Change-Id: I22f0bb1f9edff314a35cd74b48e8c4962568e330 Reviewed-on: https://boringssl-review.googlesource.com/c/boringssl/+/35204 Reviewed-by: Adam Langley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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