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authorDavid Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>2008-11-14 10:39:16 +1100
committerJames Morris <jmorris@namei.org>2008-11-14 10:39:16 +1100
commitb6dff3ec5e116e3af6f537d4caedcad6b9e5082a (patch)
tree9e76f972eb7ce9b84e0146c8e4126a3f86acb428 /security/keys/permission.c
parent15a2460ed0af7538ca8e6c610fe607a2cd9da142 (diff)
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CRED: Separate task security context from task_struct
Separate the task security context from task_struct. At this point, the security data is temporarily embedded in the task_struct with two pointers pointing to it. Note that the Alpha arch is altered as it refers to (E)UID and (E)GID in entry.S via asm-offsets. With comment fixes Signed-off-by: Marc Dionne <marc.c.dionne@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com> Acked-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org> Acked-by: Serge Hallyn <serue@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'security/keys/permission.c')
-rw-r--r--security/keys/permission.c11
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/security/keys/permission.c b/security/keys/permission.c
index 3b41f9b5253..baf3d5f31e7 100644
--- a/security/keys/permission.c
+++ b/security/keys/permission.c
@@ -22,6 +22,7 @@ int key_task_permission(const key_ref_t key_ref,
struct task_struct *context,
key_perm_t perm)
{
+ struct cred *cred = context->cred;
struct key *key;
key_perm_t kperm;
int ret;
@@ -29,7 +30,7 @@ int key_task_permission(const key_ref_t key_ref,
key = key_ref_to_ptr(key_ref);
/* use the second 8-bits of permissions for keys the caller owns */
- if (key->uid == context->fsuid) {
+ if (key->uid == cred->fsuid) {
kperm = key->perm >> 16;
goto use_these_perms;
}
@@ -37,14 +38,14 @@ int key_task_permission(const key_ref_t key_ref,
/* use the third 8-bits of permissions for keys the caller has a group
* membership in common with */
if (key->gid != -1 && key->perm & KEY_GRP_ALL) {
- if (key->gid == context->fsgid) {
+ if (key->gid == cred->fsgid) {
kperm = key->perm >> 8;
goto use_these_perms;
}
- task_lock(context);
- ret = groups_search(context->group_info, key->gid);
- task_unlock(context);
+ spin_lock(&cred->lock);
+ ret = groups_search(cred->group_info, key->gid);
+ spin_unlock(&cred->lock);
if (ret) {
kperm = key->perm >> 8;