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Re: [RFC][PATCH] (#6) filesystem auditing



On Tue, 2005-03-15 at 13:41 -0500, Stephen Smalley wrote:
> Ah, I think SELinux is stopping it.  Even in permissive mode.  SELinux
> applies a check from the netlink_send() hook, and it doesn't presently
> have a mapping for the new audit operations you are introducing, so it
> rejects the request as invalid.  That security stuff, always getting in
> the way ;)

Ok, please incorporate the patch below into your patch so that SELinux
won't prevent using your new audit operations.

Index: linux-2.6/security/selinux/nlmsgtab.c
===================================================================
RCS file: /nfshome/pal/CVS/linux-2.6/security/selinux/nlmsgtab.c,v
retrieving revision 1.3
diff -u -p -r1.3 nlmsgtab.c
--- linux-2.6/security/selinux/nlmsgtab.c	26 Jan 2005 21:21:27 -0000	1.3
+++ linux-2.6/security/selinux/nlmsgtab.c	15 Mar 2005 18:49:29 -0000
@@ -98,6 +98,8 @@ static struct nlmsg_perm nlmsg_audit_per
 	{ AUDIT_DEL,		NETLINK_AUDIT_SOCKET__NLMSG_WRITE },
 	{ AUDIT_USER,		NETLINK_AUDIT_SOCKET__NLMSG_WRITE },
 	{ AUDIT_LOGIN,		NETLINK_AUDIT_SOCKET__NLMSG_WRITE },
+	{ AUDIT_WATCH_INS,	NETLINK_AUDIT_SOCKET__NLMSG_WRITE },
+	{ AUDIT_WATCH_REM,	NETLINK_AUDIT_SOCKET__NLMSG_WRITE },
 };
 
 

-- 
Stephen Smalley <sds tycho nsa gov>
National Security Agency


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