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authorLinda Knippers <linda.knippers@hp.com>2006-05-16 22:03:48 -0400
committerAl Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>2006-06-20 05:25:24 -0400
commitac03221a4fdda9bfdabf99bcd129847f20fc1d80 (patch)
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[PATCH] update of IPC audit record cleanup
The following patch addresses most of the issues with the IPC_SET_PERM records as described in: https://www.redhat.com/archives/linux-audit/2006-May/msg00010.html and addresses the comments I received on the record field names. To summarize, I made the following changes: 1. Changed sys_msgctl() and semctl_down() so that an IPC_SET_PERM record is emitted in the failure case as well as the success case. This matches the behavior in sys_shmctl(). I could simplify the code in sys_msgctl() and semctl_down() slightly but it would mean that in some error cases we could get an IPC_SET_PERM record without an IPC record and that seemed odd. 2. No change to the IPC record type, given no feedback on the backward compatibility question. 3. Removed the qbytes field from the IPC record. It wasn't being set and when audit_ipc_obj() is called from ipcperms(), the information isn't available. If we want the information in the IPC record, more extensive changes will be necessary. Since it only applies to message queues and it isn't really permission related, it doesn't seem worth it. 4. Removed the obj field from the IPC_SET_PERM record. This means that the kern_ipc_perm argument is no longer needed. 5. Removed the spaces and renamed the IPC_SET_PERM field names. Replaced iuid and igid fields with ouid and ogid in the IPC record. I tested this with the lspp.22 kernel on an x86_64 box. I believe it applies cleanly on the latest kernel. -- ljk Signed-off-by: Linda Knippers <linda.knippers@hp.com> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Diffstat (limited to 'ipc/msg.c')
-rw-r--r--ipc/msg.c9
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/ipc/msg.c b/ipc/msg.c
index 7d1340ccb16..00f015a092d 100644
--- a/ipc/msg.c
+++ b/ipc/msg.c
@@ -454,6 +454,11 @@ asmlinkage long sys_msgctl (int msqid, int cmd, struct msqid_ds __user *buf)
err = audit_ipc_obj(ipcp);
if (err)
goto out_unlock_up;
+ if (cmd==IPC_SET) {
+ err = audit_ipc_set_perm(setbuf.qbytes, setbuf.uid, setbuf.gid, setbuf.mode);
+ if (err)
+ goto out_unlock_up;
+ }
err = -EPERM;
if (current->euid != ipcp->cuid &&
@@ -468,10 +473,6 @@ asmlinkage long sys_msgctl (int msqid, int cmd, struct msqid_ds __user *buf)
switch (cmd) {
case IPC_SET:
{
- err = audit_ipc_set_perm(setbuf.qbytes, setbuf.uid, setbuf.gid, setbuf.mode, ipcp);
- if (err)
- goto out_unlock_up;
-
err = -EPERM;
if (setbuf.qbytes > msg_ctlmnb && !capable(CAP_SYS_RESOURCE))
goto out_unlock_up;