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From: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov>
To: Daniel Colascione <dancol@google.com>,
	timmurray@google.com, selinux@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	kvm@vger.kernel.org, viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk,
	paul@paul-moore.com, nnk@google.com, lokeshgidra@google.com,
	jmorris@namei.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes
Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 09:41:55 -0400
Message-ID: <118df484-7971-54e7-2a62-a07afc3c627d@tycho.nsa.gov> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200326200634.222009-3-dancol@google.com>

On 3/26/20 4:06 PM, Daniel Colascione wrote:
> This change uses the anon_inodes and LSM infrastructure introduced in
> the previous patch to give SELinux the ability to control
> anonymous-inode files that are created using the new _secure()
> anon_inodes functions.
> 
> A SELinux policy author detects and controls these anonymous inodes by
> adding a name-based type_transition rule that assigns a new security
> type to anonymous-inode files created in some domain. The name used
> for the name-based transition is the name associated with the
> anonymous inode for file listings --- e.g., "[userfaultfd]" or
> "[perf_event]".
> 
> Example:
> 
> type uffd_t;
> type_transition sysadm_t sysadm_t : anon_inode uffd_t "[userfaultfd]";
> allow sysadm_t uffd_t:anon_inode { create };
> 
> (The next patch in this series is necessary for making userfaultfd
> support this new interface.  The example above is just
> for exposition.)
> 
> Signed-off-by: Daniel Colascione <dancol@google.com>

Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov>


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Thread overview: 55+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <20200211225547.235083-1-dancol@google.com>
     [not found] ` <9ae20f6e-c5c0-4fd7-5b61-77218d19480b@schaufler-ca.com>
2020-02-11 23:27   ` [PATCH v2 0/6] Harden userfaultfd Daniel Colascione
2020-02-12 16:09     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-02-21 17:56     ` James Morris
2020-02-12  7:50 ` Kees Cook
2020-02-12 16:54   ` Jann Horn
2020-02-12 17:14     ` Peter Xu
2020-02-12 19:41       ` Andrea Arcangeli
2020-02-12 20:04         ` Daniel Colascione
2020-02-12 23:41           ` Andrea Arcangeli
2020-02-12 17:12   ` Daniel Colascione
2020-02-14  3:26 ` [PATCH 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-02-14  3:26   ` [PATCH 1/3] Add a new LSM-supporting anonymous inode interface Daniel Colascione
2020-02-14  3:26   ` [PATCH 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes Daniel Colascione
2020-02-14 16:39     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-02-14 17:21       ` Daniel Colascione
2020-02-14 18:02         ` Stephen Smalley
2020-02-14 18:08           ` Stephen Smalley
2020-02-14 20:24             ` Stephen Smalley
2020-02-14  3:26   ` [PATCH 3/3] Wire UFFD up to SELinux Daniel Colascione
2020-03-25 23:02   ` [PATCH v2 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-03-25 23:02   ` [PATCH v2 1/3] Add a new LSM-supporting anonymous inode interface Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 13:53     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-25 23:02   ` [PATCH v2 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 13:58     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-26 17:59       ` Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 17:37     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-25 23:02   ` [PATCH v2 3/3] Wire UFFD up to SELinux Daniel Colascione
2020-03-25 23:49     ` Casey Schaufler
2020-03-26 18:14   ` [PATCH v3 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 18:14     ` [PATCH v3 1/3] Add a new LSM-supporting anonymous inode interface Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 19:00       ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-26 18:14     ` [PATCH v3 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 19:02       ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-26 18:14     ` [PATCH v3 3/3] Wire UFFD up to SELinux Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 20:06     ` [PATCH v4 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-03-26 20:06       ` [PATCH v4 1/3] Add a new LSM-supporting anonymous inode interface Daniel Colascione
2020-03-27 13:40         ` Stephen Smalley
2020-03-26 20:06       ` [PATCH v4 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes Daniel Colascione
2020-03-27 13:41         ` Stephen Smalley [this message]
2020-03-26 20:06       ` [PATCH v4 3/3] Wire UFFD up to SELinux Daniel Colascione
2020-04-01 21:39       ` [PATCH v5 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-04-01 21:39         ` [PATCH v5 1/3] Add a new LSM-supporting anonymous inode interface Daniel Colascione
2020-05-07 16:02           ` James Morris
2020-04-01 21:39         ` [PATCH v5 2/3] Teach SELinux about anonymous inodes Daniel Colascione
2020-04-01 21:39         ` [PATCH v5 3/3] Wire UFFD up to SELinux Daniel Colascione
2020-04-13 13:29         ` [PATCH v5 0/3] SELinux support for anonymous inodes and UFFD Daniel Colascione
2020-04-22 16:55           ` James Morris
2020-04-22 17:12             ` Casey Schaufler
2020-04-23 22:24               ` Casey Schaufler
2020-04-27 16:18                 ` Casey Schaufler
2020-04-27 16:48                   ` Stephen Smalley
2020-04-27 17:12                     ` Casey Schaufler
2020-04-29 17:02                     ` Stephen Smalley
2020-04-27 17:15             ` Casey Schaufler
2020-04-27 19:40               ` Stephen Smalley

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