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From: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org>
To: Salvatore Mesoraca <s.mesoraca16@gmail.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: kernel-hardening@lists.openwall.com, linux-mm@kvack.org,
	linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	Alexander Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>,
	Brad Spengler <spender@grsecurity.net>,
	Casey Schaufler <casey@schaufler-ca.com>,
	Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org>,
	James Morris <james.l.morris@oracle.com>,
	Jann Horn <jannh@google.com>, Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>,
	PaX Team <pageexec@freemail.hu>,
	"Serge E. Hallyn" <serge@hallyn.com>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 08/12] S.A.R.A.: trampoline emulation
Date: Sat, 6 Jul 2019 08:31:58 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <28431b5d-c34c-a54b-acbf-70d1ae635e0d@infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1562410493-8661-9-git-send-email-s.mesoraca16@gmail.com>

On 7/6/19 3:54 AM, Salvatore Mesoraca wrote:
> diff --git a/security/sara/Kconfig b/security/sara/Kconfig
> index 54a96e0..458e0e8 100644
> --- a/security/sara/Kconfig
> +++ b/security/sara/Kconfig
> @@ -117,6 +117,24 @@ choice
>  		  Documentation/admin-guide/LSM/SARA.rst.
>  endchoice
>  
> +config SECURITY_SARA_WXPROT_EMUTRAMP
> +	bool "Enable emulation for some types of trampolines"
> +	depends on SECURITY_SARA_WXPROT
> +	depends on ARCH_HAS_LSM_PAGEFAULT
> +	depends on X86
> +	default y
> +	help
> +	  Some programs and libraries need to execute special small code
> +	  snippets from non-executable memory pages.
> +	  Most notable examples are the GCC and libffi trampolines.
> +	  This features make it possible to execute those trampolines even

	  This feature makes it possible

> +	  if they reside in non-executable memory pages.
> +	  This features need to be enabled on a per-executable basis

	  This feature needs to be

> +	  via user-space utilities.
> +	  See Documentation/admin-guide/LSM/SARA.rst. for further information.
> +
> +	  If unsure, answer y.
> +
>  config SECURITY_SARA_WXPROT_DISABLED
>  	bool "WX protection will be disabled at boot."
>  	depends on SECURITY_SARA_WXPROT


-- 
~Randy

  reply	other threads:[~2019-07-06 15:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 35+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-06 10:54 [PATCH v5 00/12] S.A.R.A. a new stacked LSM Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 01/12] S.A.R.A.: add documentation Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 17:14   ` Randy Dunlap
2019-07-06 17:32     ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-13  0:14   ` James Morris
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 02/12] S.A.R.A.: create framework Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 15:29   ` Randy Dunlap
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 03/12] S.A.R.A.: cred blob management Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-12 23:35   ` James Morris
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 04/12] S.A.R.A.: generic DFA for string matching Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 18:32   ` Jann Horn
2019-07-07 16:01     ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-08 17:37       ` Jann Horn
2019-10-06 16:49       ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-10-07 12:40         ` Jann Horn
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 05/12] LSM: creation of "check_vmflags" LSM hook Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 06/12] S.A.R.A.: WX protection Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 15:38   ` Randy Dunlap
2019-07-06 19:28   ` Al Viro
2019-07-07 15:49     ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-09  4:51       ` Kees Cook
2019-07-08 12:42   ` David Laight
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 07/12] LSM: creation of "pagefault_handler" LSM hook Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 08/12] S.A.R.A.: trampoline emulation Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 15:31   ` Randy Dunlap [this message]
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 09/12] S.A.R.A.: WX protection procattr interface Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 10/12] S.A.R.A.: XATTRs support Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 11/12] S.A.R.A.: /proc/*/mem write limitation Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 18:20   ` Jann Horn
2019-07-07 16:15     ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 10:54 ` [PATCH v5 12/12] MAINTAINERS: take maintainership for S.A.R.A Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-06 14:33 ` [PATCH v5 00/12] S.A.R.A. a new stacked LSM Jordan Glover
2019-07-06 15:02   ` Salvatore Mesoraca
2019-07-07  1:16 ` James Morris
2019-07-07 15:40   ` Salvatore Mesoraca

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