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From: Mimi Zohar <zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
To: linux-security-module <linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org>
Cc: Mimi Zohar <zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>,
	"Luis R. Rodriguez" <mcgrof@suse.com>,
	kexec@lists.infradead.org, linux-modules@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org, Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>,
	Dmitry Kasatkin <dmitry.kasatkin@gmail.com>,
	Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Subject: [PATCH v4 09/19] vfs: define kernel_read_file_from_path
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:29:21 -0500
Message-ID: <1455301771-7703-10-git-send-email-zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1455301771-7703-1-git-send-email-zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>

This patch defines kernel_read_file_from_path(), a wrapper for the VFS
common kernel_read_file().

Changelog:
- Separated from the IMA patch

Signed-off-by: Mimi Zohar <zohar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Acked-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <mcgrof@kernel.org>
Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
---
 fs/exec.c          | 22 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 include/linux/fs.h |  2 ++
 2 files changed, 24 insertions(+)

diff --git a/fs/exec.c b/fs/exec.c
index 1138dc5..67816a0 100644
--- a/fs/exec.c
+++ b/fs/exec.c
@@ -884,6 +884,28 @@ out:
 }
 EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(kernel_read_file);
 
+int kernel_read_file_from_path(char *path, void **buf, loff_t *size,
+			       loff_t max_size, enum kernel_read_file_id id)
+{
+	struct file *file;
+	int ret;
+
+	if (!path || !*path)
+		return -EINVAL;
+
+	file = filp_open(path, O_RDONLY, 0);
+	if (IS_ERR(file)) {
+		ret = PTR_ERR(file);
+		pr_err("Unable to open file: %s (%d)", path, ret);
+		return ret;
+	}
+
+	ret = kernel_read_file(file, buf, size, max_size, id);
+	fput(file);
+	return ret;
+}
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(kernel_read_file_from_path);
+
 ssize_t read_code(struct file *file, unsigned long addr, loff_t pos, size_t len)
 {
 	ssize_t res = vfs_read(file, (void __user *)addr, len, &pos);
diff --git a/include/linux/fs.h b/include/linux/fs.h
index aa84bcb..00fa5c4 100644
--- a/include/linux/fs.h
+++ b/include/linux/fs.h
@@ -2583,6 +2583,8 @@ enum kernel_read_file_id {
 extern int kernel_read(struct file *, loff_t, char *, unsigned long);
 extern int kernel_read_file(struct file *, void **, loff_t *, loff_t,
 			    enum kernel_read_file_id);
+extern int kernel_read_file_from_path(char *, void **, loff_t *, loff_t,
+				      enum kernel_read_file_id);
 extern ssize_t kernel_write(struct file *, const char *, size_t, loff_t);
 extern ssize_t __kernel_write(struct file *, const char *, size_t, loff_t *);
 extern struct file * open_exec(const char *);
-- 
2.1.0


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Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-02-12 18:29 [PATCH v4 00/19] vfs: support for a common kernel file loader Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 01/19] firmware: simplify dev_*() print messages for generic helpers Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 02/19] firmware: move completing fw into a helper Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 03/19] firmware: clean up filesystem load exit path Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 04/19] vfs: define a generic function to read a file from the kernel Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 05/19] vfs: define kernel_read_file_id enumeration Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 06/19] ima: provide buffer hash calculation function Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 07/19] ima: calculate the hash of a buffer using aynchronous hash(ahash) Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 08/19] ima: define a new hook to measure and appraise a file already in memory Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` Mimi Zohar [this message]
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 10/19] firmware: replace call to fw_read_file_contents() with kernel version Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 11/19] security: define kernel_read_file hook Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 12/19] vfs: define kernel_copy_file_from_fd() Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 13/19] module: replace copy_module_from_fd with kernel version Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 14/19] ima: remove firmware and module specific cached status info Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 15/19] kexec: replace call to copy_file_from_fd() with kernel version Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 16/19] ima: support for kexec image and initramfs Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 17/19] ima: load policy using path Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 18/19] ima: measure and appraise the IMA policy itself Mimi Zohar
2016-02-12 18:29 ` [PATCH v4 19/19] ima: require signed IMA policy Mimi Zohar

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