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net: Check the correct namespace when spoofing pid over SCM_RIGHTS

This is a security bug.

The follow-up will fix nsproxy to discourage this type of issue from
happening again.

Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@amacapital.net>
Reviewed-by: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
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1 parent dd5746b commit d661684cf6820331feae71146c35da83d794467e @amluto amluto committed with davem330 Aug 22, 2013
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  1. +1 −1 net/core/scm.c
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2 net/core/scm.c
@@ -54,7 +54,7 @@ static __inline__ int scm_check_creds(struct ucred *creds)
return -EINVAL;
if ((creds->pid == task_tgid_vnr(current) ||
- ns_capable(current->nsproxy->pid_ns->user_ns, CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) &&
+ ns_capable(task_active_pid_ns(current)->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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