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scm: Require CAP_SYS_ADMIN over the current pidns to spoof pids.

Don't allow spoofing pids over unix domain sockets in the corner
cases where a user has created a user namespace but has not yet
created a pid namespace.

Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
Reported-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@amacapital.net>
Signed-off-by: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
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ebiederm committed Mar 15, 2013
1 parent a937536 commit 92f28d973cce45ef5823209aab3138eb45d8b349
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  1. +3 −1 net/core/scm.c
@@ -24,6 +24,7 @@
#include <linux/interrupt.h>
#include <linux/netdevice.h>
#include <linux/security.h>
#include <linux/pid_namespace.h>
#include <linux/pid.h>
#include <linux/nsproxy.h>
#include <linux/slab.h>
@@ -52,7 +53,8 @@ static __inline__ int scm_check_creds(struct ucred *creds)
if (!uid_valid(uid) || !gid_valid(gid))
return -EINVAL;

if ((creds->pid == task_tgid_vnr(current) || nsown_capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) &&
if ((creds->pid == task_tgid_vnr(current) ||
ns_capable(current->nsproxy->pid_ns->user_ns, CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) &&
((uid_eq(uid, cred->uid) || uid_eq(uid, cred->euid) ||
uid_eq(uid, cred->suid)) || nsown_capable(CAP_SETUID)) &&
((gid_eq(gid, cred->gid) || gid_eq(gid, cred->egid) ||

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