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2019-10-07selinux: default_range glblub implementationJoshua Brindle1-0/+3
A policy developer can now specify glblub as a default_range default and the computed transition will be the intersection of the mls range of the two contexts. The glb (greatest lower bound) lub (lowest upper bound) of a range is calculated as the greater of the low sensitivities and the lower of the high sensitivities and the and of each category bitmap. This can be used by MLS solution developers to compute a context that satisfies, for example, the range of a network interface and the range of a user logging in. Some examples are: User Permitted Range | Network Device Label | Computed Label ---------------------|----------------------|---------------- s0-s1:c0.c12 | s0 | s0 s0-s1:c0.c12 | s0-s1:c0.c1023 | s0-s1:c0.c12 s0-s4:c0.c512 | s1-s1:c0.c1023 | s1-s1:c0.c512 s0-s15:c0,c2 | s4-s6:c0.c128 | s4-s6:c0,c2 s0-s4 | s2-s6 | s2-s4 s0-s4 | s5-s8 | INVALID s5-s8 | s0-s4 | INVALID Signed-off-by: Joshua Brindle <joshua.brindle@crunchydata.com> [PM: subject lines and checkpatch.pl fixes] Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2018-12-27Merge tag 'selinux-pr-20181224' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/pcmoore/selinuxLinus Torvalds1-13/+11
Pull selinux patches from Paul Moore: "I already used my best holiday pull request lines in the audit pull request, so this one is going to be a bit more boring, sorry about that. To make up for this, we do have a birthday of sorts to celebrate: SELinux turns 18 years old this December. Perhaps not the most exciting thing in the world for most people, but I think it's safe to say that anyone reading this email doesn't exactly fall into the "most people" category. Back to business and the pull request itself: Ondrej has five patches in this pull request and I lump them into three categories: one patch to always allow submounts (using similar logic to elsewhere in the kernel), one to fix some issues with the SELinux policydb, and the others to cleanup and improve the SELinux sidtab. The other patches from Alexey and Petr and trivial fixes that are adequately described in their respective subject lines. With this last pull request of the year, I want to thank everyone who has contributed patches, testing, and reviews to the SELinux project this year, and the past 18 years. Like any good open source effort, SELinux is only as good as the community which supports it, and I'm very happy that we have the community we do - thank you all!" * tag 'selinux-pr-20181224' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/pcmoore/selinux: selinux: overhaul sidtab to fix bug and improve performance selinux: use separate table for initial SID lookup selinux: make "selinux_policycap_names[]" const char * selinux: always allow mounting submounts selinux: refactor sidtab conversion Documentation: Update SELinux reference policy URL selinux: policydb - fix byte order and alignment issues
2018-12-05selinux: overhaul sidtab to fix bug and improve performanceOndrej Mosnacek1-13/+11
Before this patch, during a policy reload the sidtab would become frozen and trying to map a new context to SID would be unable to add a new entry to sidtab and fail with -ENOMEM. Such failures are usually propagated into userspace, which has no way of distignuishing them from actual allocation failures and thus doesn't handle them gracefully. Such situation can be triggered e.g. by the following reproducer: while true; do load_policy; echo -n .; sleep 0.1; done & for (( i = 0; i < 1024; i++ )); do runcon -l s0:c$i echo -n x || break # or: # chcon -l s0:c$i <some_file> || break done This patch overhauls the sidtab so it doesn't need to be frozen during policy reload, thus solving the above problem. The new SID table leverages the fact that SIDs are allocated sequentially and are never invalidated and stores them in linear buckets indexed by a tree structure. This brings several advantages: 1. Fast SID -> context lookup - this lookup can now be done in logarithmic time complexity (usually in less than 4 array lookups) and can still be done safely without locking. 2. No need to re-search the whole table on reverse lookup miss - after acquiring the spinlock only the newly added entries need to be searched, which means that reverse lookups that end up inserting a new entry are now about twice as fast. 3. No need to freeze sidtab during policy reload - it is now possible to handle insertion of new entries even during sidtab conversion. The tree structure of the new sidtab is able to grow automatically to up to about 2^31 entries (at which point it should not have more than about 4 tree levels). The old sidtab had a theoretical capacity of almost 2^32 entries, but half of that is still more than enough since by that point the reverse table lookups would become unusably slow anyway... The number of entries per tree node is selected automatically so that each node fits into a single page, which should be the easiest size for kmalloc() to handle. Note that the cache for reverse lookup is preserved with equivalent logic. The only difference is that instead of storing pointers to the hash table nodes it stores just the indices of the cached entries. The new cache ensures that the indices are loaded/stored atomically, but it still has the drawback that concurrent cache updates may mess up the contents of the cache. Such situation however only reduces its effectivity, not the correctness of lookups. Tested by selinux-testsuite and thoroughly tortured by this simple stress test: ``` function rand_cat() { echo $(( $RANDOM % 1024 )) } function do_work() { while true; do echo -n "system_u:system_r:kernel_t:s0:c$(rand_cat),c$(rand_cat)" \ >/sys/fs/selinux/context 2>/dev/null || true done } do_work >/dev/null & do_work >/dev/null & do_work >/dev/null & while load_policy; do echo -n .; sleep 0.1; done kill %1 kill %2 kill %3 ``` Link: https://github.com/SELinuxProject/selinux-kernel/issues/38 Reported-by: Orion Poplawski <orion@nwra.com> Reported-by: Li Kun <hw.likun@huawei.com> Signed-off-by: Ondrej Mosnacek <omosnace@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> [PM: most of sidtab.c merged by hand due to conflicts] [PM: checkpatch fixes in mls.c, services.c, sidtab.c] Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2018-11-13selinux: fix non-MLS handling in mls_context_to_sid()Paul Moore1-3/+7
Commit 95ffe194204a ("selinux: refactor mls_context_to_sid() and make it stricter") inadvertently changed how we handle labels that did not contain MLS information. This patch restores the proper behavior in mls_context_to_sid() and adds a comment explaining the proper behavior to help ensure this doesn't happen again. Fixes: 95ffe194204a ("selinux: refactor mls_context_to_sid() and make it stricter") Reported-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2018-09-05selinux: refactor mls_context_to_sid() and make it stricterJann Horn1-101/+77
The intended behavior change for this patch is to reject any MLS strings that contain (trailing) garbage if p->mls_enabled is true. As suggested by Paul Moore, change mls_context_to_sid() so that the two parts of the range are extracted before the rest of the parsing. Because now we don't have to scan for two different separators simultaneously everywhere, we can actually switch to strchr() everywhere instead of the open-coded loops that scan for two separators at once. mls_context_to_sid() used to signal how much of the input string was parsed by updating `*scontext`. However, there is actually no case in which mls_context_to_sid() only parses a subset of the input and still returns a success (other than the buggy case with a second '-' in which it incorrectly claims to have consumed the entire string). Turn `scontext` into a simple pointer argument and stop redundantly checking whether the entire input was consumed in string_to_context_struct(). This also lets us remove the `scontext_len` argument from `string_to_context_struct()`. Signed-off-by: Jann Horn <jannh@google.com> [PM: minor merge fuzz in convert_context()] Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2018-03-01selinux: wrap global selinux stateStephen Smalley1-32/+40
Define a selinux state structure (struct selinux_state) for global SELinux state and pass it explicitly to all security server functions. The public portion of the structure contains state that is used throughout the SELinux code, such as the enforcing mode. The structure also contains a pointer to a selinux_ss structure whose definition is private to the security server and contains security server specific state such as the policy database and SID table. This change should have no effect on SELinux behavior or APIs (userspace or LSM). It merely wraps SELinux state and passes it explicitly as needed. Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> [PM: minor fixups needed due to collisions with the SCTP patches] Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2017-11-02License cleanup: add SPDX GPL-2.0 license identifier to files with no licenseGreg Kroah-Hartman1-0/+1
Many source files in the tree are missing licensing information, which makes it harder for compliance tools to determine the correct license. By default all files without license information are under the default license of the kernel, which is GPL version 2. Update the files which contain no license information with the 'GPL-2.0' SPDX license identifier. The SPDX identifier is a legally binding shorthand, which can be used instead of the full boiler plate text. This patch is based on work done by Thomas Gleixner and Kate Stewart and Philippe Ombredanne. How this work was done: Patches were generated and checked against linux-4.14-rc6 for a subset of the use cases: - file had no licensing information it it. - file was a */uapi/* one with no licensing information in it, - file was a */uapi/* one with existing licensing information, Further patches will be generated in subsequent months to fix up cases where non-standard license headers were used, and references to license had to be inferred by heuristics based on keywords. The analysis to determine which SPDX License Identifier to be applied to a file was done in a spreadsheet of side by side results from of the output of two independent scanners (ScanCode & Windriver) producing SPDX tag:value files created by Philippe Ombredanne. Philippe prepared the base worksheet, and did an initial spot review of a few 1000 files. The 4.13 kernel was the starting point of the analysis with 60,537 files assessed. Kate Stewart did a file by file comparison of the scanner results in the spreadsheet to determine which SPDX license identifier(s) to be applied to the file. She confirmed any determination that was not immediately clear with lawyers working with the Linux Foundation. Criteria used to select files for SPDX license identifier tagging was: - Files considered eligible had to be source code files. - Make and config files were included as candidates if they contained >5 lines of source - File already had some variant of a license header in it (even if <5 lines). All documentation files were explicitly excluded. The following heuristics were used to determine which SPDX license identifiers to apply. - when both scanners couldn't find any license traces, file was considered to have no license information in it, and the top level COPYING file license applied. For non */uapi/* files that summary was: SPDX license identifier # files ---------------------------------------------------|------- GPL-2.0 11139 and resulted in the first patch in this series. If that file was a */uapi/* path one, it was "GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note" otherwise it was "GPL-2.0". Results of that was: SPDX license identifier # files ---------------------------------------------------|------- GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note 930 and resulted in the second patch in this series. - if a file had some form of licensing information in it, and was one of the */uapi/* ones, it was denoted with the Linux-syscall-note if any GPL family license was found in the file or had no licensing in it (per prior point). Results summary: SPDX license identifier # files ---------------------------------------------------|------ GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note 270 GPL-2.0+ WITH Linux-syscall-note 169 ((GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note) OR BSD-2-Clause) 21 ((GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note) OR BSD-3-Clause) 17 LGPL-2.1+ WITH Linux-syscall-note 15 GPL-1.0+ WITH Linux-syscall-note 14 ((GPL-2.0+ WITH Linux-syscall-note) OR BSD-3-Clause) 5 LGPL-2.0+ WITH Linux-syscall-note 4 LGPL-2.1 WITH Linux-syscall-note 3 ((GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note) OR MIT) 3 ((GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note) AND MIT) 1 and that resulted in the third patch in this series. - when the two scanners agreed on the detected license(s), that became the concluded license(s). - when there was disagreement between the two scanners (one detected a license but the other didn't, or they both detected different licenses) a manual inspection of the file occurred. - In most cases a manual inspection of the information in the file resulted in a clear resolution of the license that should apply (and which scanner probably needed to revisit its heuristics). - When it was not immediately clear, the license identifier was confirmed with lawyers working with the Linux Foundation. - If there was any question as to the appropriate license identifier, the file was flagged for further research and to be revisited later in time. In total, over 70 hours of logged manual review was done on the spreadsheet to determine the SPDX license identifiers to apply to the source files by Kate, Philippe, Thomas and, in some cases, confirmation by lawyers working with the Linux Foundation. Kate also obtained a third independent scan of the 4.13 code base from FOSSology, and compared selected files where the other two scanners disagreed against that SPDX file, to see if there was new insights. The Windriver scanner is based on an older version of FOSSology in part, so they are related. Thomas did random spot checks in about 500 files from the spreadsheets for the uapi headers and agreed with SPDX license identifier in the files he inspected. For the non-uapi files Thomas did random spot checks in about 15000 files. In initial set of patches against 4.14-rc6, 3 files were found to have copy/paste license identifier errors, and have been fixed to reflect the correct identifier. Additionally Philippe spent 10 hours this week doing a detailed manual inspection and review of the 12,461 patched files from the initial patch version early this week with: - a full scancode scan run, collecting the matched texts, detected license ids and scores - reviewing anything where there was a license detected (about 500+ files) to ensure that the applied SPDX license was correct - reviewing anything where there was no detection but the patch license was not GPL-2.0 WITH Linux-syscall-note to ensure that the applied SPDX license was correct This produced a worksheet with 20 files needing minor correction. This worksheet was then exported into 3 different .csv files for the different types of files to be modified. These .csv files were then reviewed by Greg. Thomas wrote a script to parse the csv files and add the proper SPDX tag to the file, in the format that the file expected. This script was further refined by Greg based on the output to detect more types of files automatically and to distinguish between header and source .c files (which need different comment types.) Finally Greg ran the script using the .csv files to generate the patches. Reviewed-by: Kate Stewart <kstewart@linuxfoundation.org> Reviewed-by: Philippe Ombredanne <pombredanne@nexb.com> Reviewed-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
2017-08-17selinux: update my email addressStephen Smalley1-1/+1
Update my email address since epoch.ncsc.mil no longer exists. MAINTAINERS and CREDITS are already correct. Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2015-04-06selinux: reconcile security_netlbl_secattr_to_sid() and mls_import_netlbl_cat()Paul Moore1-7/+3
Move the NetLabel secattr MLS category import logic into mls_import_netlbl_cat() where it belongs, and use the mls_import_netlbl_cat() function in security_netlbl_secattr_to_sid(). Reported-by: Rickard Strandqvist <rickard_strandqvist@spectrumdigital.se> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <pmoore@redhat.com>
2014-06-03selinux: conditionally reschedule in mls_convert_context while loading selinux policyDave Jones1-0/+2
On a slow machine (with debugging enabled), upgrading selinux policy may take a considerable amount of time. Long enough that the softlockup detector gets triggered. The backtrace looks like this.. > BUG: soft lockup - CPU#2 stuck for 23s! [load_policy:19045] > Call Trace: > [<ffffffff81221ddf>] symcmp+0xf/0x20 > [<ffffffff81221c27>] hashtab_search+0x47/0x80 > [<ffffffff8122e96c>] mls_convert_context+0xdc/0x1c0 > [<ffffffff812294e8>] convert_context+0x378/0x460 > [<ffffffff81229170>] ? security_context_to_sid_core+0x240/0x240 > [<ffffffff812221b5>] sidtab_map+0x45/0x80 > [<ffffffff8122bb9f>] security_load_policy+0x3ff/0x580 > [<ffffffff810788a8>] ? sched_clock_cpu+0xa8/0x100 > [<ffffffff810786dd>] ? sched_clock_local+0x1d/0x80 > [<ffffffff810788a8>] ? sched_clock_cpu+0xa8/0x100 > [<ffffffff8103096a>] ? __change_page_attr_set_clr+0x82a/0xa50 > [<ffffffff810786dd>] ? sched_clock_local+0x1d/0x80 > [<ffffffff810788a8>] ? sched_clock_cpu+0xa8/0x100 > [<ffffffff8103096a>] ? __change_page_attr_set_clr+0x82a/0xa50 > [<ffffffff810788a8>] ? sched_clock_cpu+0xa8/0x100 > [<ffffffff81534ddc>] ? retint_restore_args+0xe/0xe > [<ffffffff8109c82d>] ? trace_hardirqs_on_caller+0xfd/0x1c0 > [<ffffffff81279a2e>] ? trace_hardirqs_on_thunk+0x3a/0x3f > [<ffffffff810d28a8>] ? rcu_irq_exit+0x68/0xb0 > [<ffffffff81534ddc>] ? retint_restore_args+0xe/0xe > [<ffffffff8121e947>] sel_write_load+0xa7/0x770 > [<ffffffff81139633>] ? vfs_write+0x1c3/0x200 > [<ffffffff81210e8e>] ? security_file_permission+0x1e/0xa0 > [<ffffffff8113952b>] vfs_write+0xbb/0x200 > [<ffffffff811581c7>] ? fget_light+0x397/0x4b0 > [<ffffffff81139c27>] SyS_write+0x47/0xa0 > [<ffffffff8153bde4>] tracesys+0xdd/0xe2 Stephen Smalley suggested: > Maybe put a cond_resched() within the ebitmap_for_each_positive_bit() > loop in mls_convert_context()? That seems to do the trick. Tested by downgrading and re-upgrading selinux-policy-targeted. Signed-off-by: Dave Jones <davej@redhat.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <pmoore@redhat.com>
2013-07-25SELinux: Reduce overhead of mls_level_isvalid() function callWaiman Long1-15/+7
While running the high_systime workload of the AIM7 benchmark on a 2-socket 12-core Westmere x86-64 machine running 3.10-rc4 kernel (with HT on), it was found that a pretty sizable amount of time was spent in the SELinux code. Below was the perf trace of the "perf record -a -s" of a test run at 1500 users: 5.04% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] ebitmap_get_bit 1.96% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] mls_level_isvalid 1.95% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] find_next_bit The ebitmap_get_bit() was the hottest function in the perf-report output. Both the ebitmap_get_bit() and find_next_bit() functions were, in fact, called by mls_level_isvalid(). As a result, the mls_level_isvalid() call consumed 8.95% of the total CPU time of all the 24 virtual CPUs which is quite a lot. The majority of the mls_level_isvalid() function invocations come from the socket creation system call. Looking at the mls_level_isvalid() function, it is checking to see if all the bits set in one of the ebitmap structure are also set in another one as well as the highest set bit is no bigger than the one specified by the given policydb data structure. It is doing it in a bit-by-bit manner. So if the ebitmap structure has many bits set, the iteration loop will be done many times. The current code can be rewritten to use a similar algorithm as the ebitmap_contains() function with an additional check for the highest set bit. The ebitmap_contains() function was extended to cover an optional additional check for the highest set bit, and the mls_level_isvalid() function was modified to call ebitmap_contains(). With that change, the perf trace showed that the used CPU time drop down to just 0.08% (ebitmap_contains + mls_level_isvalid) of the total which is about 100X less than before. 0.07% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] ebitmap_contains 0.05% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] ebitmap_get_bit 0.01% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] mls_level_isvalid 0.01% ls [kernel.kallsyms] [k] find_next_bit The remaining ebitmap_get_bit() and find_next_bit() functions calls are made by other kernel routines as the new mls_level_isvalid() function will not call them anymore. This patch also improves the high_systime AIM7 benchmark result, though the improvement is not as impressive as is suggested by the reduction in CPU time spent in the ebitmap functions. The table below shows the performance change on the 2-socket x86-64 system (with HT on) mentioned above. +--------------+---------------+----------------+-----------------+ | Workload | mean % change | mean % change | mean % change | | | 10-100 users | 200-1000 users | 1100-2000 users | +--------------+---------------+----------------+-----------------+ | high_systime | +0.1% | +0.9% | +2.6% | +--------------+---------------+----------------+-----------------+ Signed-off-by: Waiman Long <Waiman.Long@hp.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <pmoore@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
2012-04-09SELinux: allow default source/target selectors for user/role/rangeEric Paris1-0/+24
When new objects are created we have great and flexible rules to determine the type of the new object. We aren't quite as flexible or mature when it comes to determining the user, role, and range. This patch adds a new ability to specify the place a new objects user, role, and range should come from. For users and roles it can come from either the source or the target of the operation. aka for files the user can either come from the source (the running process and todays default) or it can come from the target (aka the parent directory of the new file) examples always are done with directory context: system_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0-s0:c0.c512 process context: unconfined_u:unconfined_r:unconfined_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 [no rule] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_none [default user source] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_user_source [default user target] system_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_user_target [default role source] unconfined_u:unconfined_r:mnt_t:s0 test_role_source [default role target] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_role_target [default range source low] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_range_source_low [default range source high] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0:c0.c1023 test_range_source_high [default range source low-high] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 test_range_source_low-high [default range target low] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 test_range_target_low [default range target high] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0:c0.c512 test_range_target_high [default range target low-high] unconfined_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0-s0:c0.c512 test_range_target_low-high Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
2011-08-01doc: Update the email address for Paul Moore in various source filesPaul Moore1-1/+1
My @hp.com will no longer be valid starting August 5, 2011 so an update is necessary. My new email address is employer independent so we don't have to worry about doing this again any time soon. Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul.moore@hp.com> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-03-03SELinux: Socket retains creator role and MLS attributeHarry Ciao1-2/+3
The socket SID would be computed on creation and no longer inherit its creator's SID by default. Socket may have a different type but needs to retain the creator's role and MLS attribute in order not to break labeled networking and network access control. The kernel value for a class would be used to determine if the class if one of socket classes. If security_compute_sid is called from userspace the policy value for a class would be mapped to the relevant kernel value first. Signed-off-by: Harry Ciao <qingtao.cao@windriver.com> Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov>
2010-11-30selinux: convert part of the sym_val_to_name array to use flex_arrayEric Paris1-12/+13
The sym_val_to_name type array can be quite large as it grows linearly with the number of types. With known policies having over 5k types these allocations are growing large enough that they are likely to fail. Convert those to flex_array so no allocation is larger than PAGE_SIZE Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
2010-04-09Security: Fix coding style in security/wzt.wzt@gmail.com1-1/+1
Fix coding style in security/ Signed-off-by: Zhitong Wang <zhitong.wangzt@alibaba-inc.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2010-02-04selinux: allow MLS->non-MLS and vice versa upon policy reloadGuido Trentalancia1-13/+13
Allow runtime switching between different policy types (e.g. from a MLS/MCS policy to a non-MLS/non-MCS policy or viceversa). Signed-off-by: Guido Trentalancia <guido@trentalancia.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2010-01-25selinux: convert range transition list to a hashtabStephen Smalley1-10/+8
Per https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=548145 there are sufficient range transition rules in modern (Fedora) policy to make mls_compute_sid a significant factor on the shmem file setup path due to the length of the range_tr list. Replace the simple range_tr list with a hashtab inside the security server to help mitigate this problem. Signed-off-by: Stephen D. Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2009-12-08selinux: remove a useless returnAmerigo Wang1-2/+2
The last return is unreachable, remove the 'return' in default, let it fall through. Signed-off-by: WANG Cong <amwang@redhat.com> Acked-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2009-10-07selinux: dynamic class/perm discoveryStephen Smalley1-1/+1
Modify SELinux to dynamically discover class and permission values upon policy load, based on the dynamic object class/perm discovery logic from libselinux. A mapping is created between kernel-private class and permission indices used outside the security server and the policy values used within the security server. The mappings are only applied upon kernel-internal computations; similar mappings for the private indices of userspace object managers is handled on a per-object manager basis by the userspace AVC. The interfaces for compute_av and transition_sid are split for kernel vs. userspace; the userspace functions are distinguished by a _user suffix. The kernel-private class indices are no longer tied to the policy values and thus do not need to skip indices for userspace classes; thus the kernel class index values are compressed. The flask.h definitions were regenerated by deleting the userspace classes from refpolicy's definitions and then regenerating the headers. Going forward, we can just maintain the flask.h, av_permissions.h, and classmap.h definitions separately from policy as they are no longer tied to the policy values. The next patch introduces a utility to automate generation of flask.h and av_permissions.h from the classmap.h definitions. The older kernel class and permission string tables are removed and replaced by a single security class mapping table that is walked at policy load to generate the mapping. The old kernel class validation logic is completely replaced by the mapping logic. The handle unknown logic is reworked. reject_unknown=1 is handled when the mappings are computed at policy load time, similar to the old handling by the class validation logic. allow_unknown=1 is handled when computing and mapping decisions - if the permission was not able to be mapped (i.e. undefined, mapped to zero), then it is automatically added to the allowed vector. If the class was not able to be mapped (i.e. undefined, mapped to zero), then all permissions are allowed for it if allow_unknown=1. avc_audit leverages the new security class mapping table to lookup the class and permission names from the kernel-private indices. The mdp program is updated to use the new table when generating the class definitions and allow rules for a minimal boot policy for the kernel. It should be noted that this policy will not include any userspace classes, nor will its policy index values for the kernel classes correspond with the ones in refpolicy (they will instead match the kernel-private indices). Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-08-05SELinux: Trivial minor fixes that change C null character styleVesa-Matti J Kari1-7/+7
Trivial minor fixes that change C null character style. Signed-off-by: Vesa-Matti Kari <vmkari@cc.helsinki.fi> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-07-14SELinux: keep the code clean formating and syntaxEric Paris1-4/+4
Formatting and syntax changes whitespace, tabs to spaces, trailing space put open { on same line as struct def remove unneeded {} after if statements change printk("Lu") to printk("llu") convert asm/uaccess.h to linux/uaacess.h includes remove unnecessary asm/bug.h includes convert all users of simple_strtol to strict_strtol Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-07-14selinux: support deferred mapping of contextsStephen Smalley1-5/+6
Introduce SELinux support for deferred mapping of security contexts in the SID table upon policy reload, and use this support for inode security contexts when the context is not yet valid under the current policy. Only processes with CAP_MAC_ADMIN + mac_admin permission in policy can set undefined security contexts on inodes. Inodes with such undefined contexts are treated as having the unlabeled context until the context becomes valid upon a policy reload that defines the context. Context invalidation upon policy reload also uses this support to save the context information in the SID table and later recover it upon a subsequent policy reload that defines the context again. This support is to enable package managers and similar programs to set down file contexts unknown to the system policy at the time the file is created in order to better support placing loadable policy modules in packages and to support build systems that need to create images of different distro releases with different policies w/o requiring all of the contexts to be defined or legal in the build host policy. With this patch applied, the following sequence is possible, although in practice it is recommended that this permission only be allowed to specific program domains such as the package manager. # rmdir baz # rm bar # touch bar # chcon -t foo_exec_t bar # foo_exec_t is not yet defined chcon: failed to change context of `bar' to `system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t': Invalid argument # mkdir -Z system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t baz mkdir: failed to set default file creation context to `system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t': Invalid argument # cat setundefined.te policy_module(setundefined, 1.0) require { type unconfined_t; type unlabeled_t; } files_type(unlabeled_t) allow unconfined_t self:capability2 mac_admin; # make -f /usr/share/selinux/devel/Makefile setundefined.pp # semodule -i setundefined.pp # chcon -t foo_exec_t bar # foo_exec_t is not yet defined # mkdir -Z system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t baz # ls -Zd bar baz -rw-r--r-- root root system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t bar drwxr-xr-x root root system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t baz # cat foo.te policy_module(foo, 1.0) type foo_exec_t; files_type(foo_exec_t) # make -f /usr/share/selinux/devel/Makefile foo.pp # semodule -i foo.pp # defines foo_exec_t # ls -Zd bar baz -rw-r--r-- root root user_u:object_r:foo_exec_t bar drwxr-xr-x root root system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t baz # semodule -r foo # ls -Zd bar baz -rw-r--r-- root root system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t bar drwxr-xr-x root root system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t baz # semodule -i foo.pp # ls -Zd bar baz -rw-r--r-- root root user_u:object_r:foo_exec_t bar drwxr-xr-x root root system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t baz # semodule -r setundefined foo # chcon -t foo_exec_t bar # no longer defined and not allowed chcon: failed to change context of `bar' to `system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t': Invalid argument # rmdir baz # mkdir -Z system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t baz mkdir: failed to set default file creation context to `system_u:object_r:foo_exec_t': Invalid argument Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-04-21SELinux: mls.c whitespace, syntax, and static declaraction cleanupsEric Paris1-13/+14
This patch changes mls.c to fix whitespace and syntax issues. Things that are fixed may include (does not not have to include) whitespace at end of lines spaces followed by tabs spaces used instead of tabs spacing around parenthesis locateion of { around struct and else clauses location of * in pointer declarations removal of initialization of static data to keep it in the right section useless {} in if statemetns useless checking for NULL before kfree fixing of the indentation depth of switch statements and any number of other things I forgot to mention Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-01-30NetLabel: Add secid token support to the NetLabel secattr structPaul Moore1-5/+5
This patch adds support to the NetLabel LSM secattr struct for a secid token and a type field, paving the way for full LSM/SELinux context support and "static" or "fallback" labels. In addition, this patch adds a fair amount of documentation to the core NetLabel structures used as part of the NetLabel kernel API. Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul.moore@hp.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2008-01-25selinux: make mls_compute_sid always polyinstantiateEamon Walsh1-9/+2
This patch removes the requirement that the new and related object types differ in order to polyinstantiate by MLS level. This allows MLS polyinstantiation to occur in the absence of explicit type_member rules or when the type has not changed. Potential users of this support include pam_namespace.so (directory polyinstantiation) and the SELinux X support (property polyinstantiation). Signed-off-by: Eamon Walsh <ewalsh@tycho.nsa.gov> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2007-11-08SELinux: add more validity checks on policy loadStephen Smalley1-30/+36
Add more validity checks at policy load time to reject malformed policies and prevent subsequent out-of-range indexing when in permissive mode. Resolves the NULL pointer dereference reported in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=357541. Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2007-10-17SELinux: improve performance when AVC misses.KaiGai Kohei1-81/+75
* We add ebitmap_for_each_positive_bit() which enables to walk on any positive bit on the given ebitmap, to improve its performance using common bit-operations defined in linux/bitops.h. In the previous version, this logic was implemented using a combination of ebitmap_for_each_bit() and ebitmap_node_get_bit(), but is was worse in performance aspect. This logic is most frequestly used to compute a new AVC entry, so this patch can improve SELinux performance when AVC misses are happen. * struct ebitmap_node is redefined as an array of "unsigned long", to get suitable for using find_next_bit() which is fasted than iteration of shift and logical operation, and to maximize memory usage allocated from general purpose slab. * Any ebitmap_for_each_bit() are repleced by the new implementation in ss/service.c and ss/mls.c. Some of related implementation are changed, however, there is no incompatibility with the previous version. * The width of any new line are less or equal than 80-chars. The following benchmark shows the effect of this patch, when we access many files which have different security context one after another. The number is more than /selinux/avc/cache_threshold, so any access always causes AVC misses. selinux-2.6 selinux-2.6-ebitmap AVG: 22.763 [s] 8.750 [s] STD: 0.265 0.019 ------------------------------------------ 1st: 22.558 [s] 8.786 [s] 2nd: 22.458 [s] 8.750 [s] 3rd: 22.478 [s] 8.754 [s] 4th: 22.724 [s] 8.745 [s] 5th: 22.918 [s] 8.748 [s] 6th: 22.905 [s] 8.764 [s] 7th: 23.238 [s] 8.726 [s] 8th: 22.822 [s] 8.729 [s] Signed-off-by: KaiGai Kohei <kaigai@ak.jp.nec.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2007-01-08selinux: Delete mls_copy_contextVenkat Yekkirala1-25/+5
This deletes mls_copy_context() in favor of mls_context_cpy() and replaces mls_scopy_context() with mls_context_cpy_low(). Signed-off-by: Venkat Yekkirala <vyekkirala@TrustedCS.com> Acked-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2006-12-02NetLabel: convert to an extensibile/sparse category bitmapPaul Moore1-105/+51
The original NetLabel category bitmap was a straight char bitmap which worked fine for the initial release as it only supported 240 bits due to limitations in the CIPSO restricted bitmap tag (tag type 0x01). This patch converts that straight char bitmap into an extensibile/sparse bitmap in order to lay the foundation for other CIPSO tag types and protocols. This patch also has a nice side effect in that all of the security attributes passed by NetLabel into the LSM are now in a format which is in the host's native byte/bit ordering which makes the LSM specific code much simpler; look at the changes in security/selinux/ss/ebitmap.c as an example. Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul.moore@hp.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2006-10-15NetLabel: better error handling involving mls_export_cat()Paul Moore1-3/+14
Upon inspection it looked like the error handling for mls_export_cat() was rather poor. This patch addresses this by NULL'ing out kfree()'d pointers before returning and checking the return value of the function everywhere it is called. Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul.moore@hp.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
2006-09-26[PATCH] selinux: add support for range transitions on object classesDarrel Goeddel1-11/+10
Introduces support for policy version 21. This version of the binary kernel policy allows for defining range transitions on security classes other than the process security class. As always, backwards compatibility for older formats is retained. The security class is read in as specified when using the new format, while the "process" security class is assumed when using an older policy format. Signed-off-by: Darrel Goeddel <dgoeddel@trustedcs.com> Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Acked-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org> Acked-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2006-09-22[NetLabel]: SELinux supportVenkat Yekkirala1-0/+156
Add NetLabel support to the SELinux LSM and modify the socket_post_create() LSM hook to return an error code. The most significant part of this patch is the addition of NetLabel hooks into the following SELinux LSM hooks: * selinux_file_permission() * selinux_socket_sendmsg() * selinux_socket_post_create() * selinux_socket_sock_rcv_skb() * selinux_socket_getpeersec_stream() * selinux_socket_getpeersec_dgram() * selinux_sock_graft() * selinux_inet_conn_request() The basic reasoning behind this patch is that outgoing packets are "NetLabel'd" by labeling their socket and the NetLabel security attributes are checked via the additional hook in selinux_socket_sock_rcv_skb(). NetLabel itself is only a labeling mechanism, similar to filesystem extended attributes, it is up to the SELinux enforcement mechanism to perform the actual access checks. In addition to the changes outlined above this patch also includes some changes to the extended bitmap (ebitmap) and multi-level security (mls) code to import and export SELinux TE/MLS attributes into and out of NetLabel. Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul.moore@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2006-09-22[MLSXFRM]: Define new SELinux service routineVenkat Yekkirala1-20/+0
This defines a routine that combines the Type Enforcement portion of one sid with the MLS portion from the other sid to arrive at a new sid. This would be used to define a sid for a security association that is to be negotiated by IKE as well as for determing the sid for open requests and connection-oriented child sockets. Signed-off-by: Venkat Yekkirala <vyekkirala@TrustedCS.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2006-05-01[PATCH] support for context based audit filteringDarrel Goeddel1-1/+29
The following patch provides selinux interfaces that will allow the audit system to perform filtering based on the process context (user, role, type, sensitivity, and clearance). These interfaces will allow the selinux module to perform efficient matches based on lower level selinux constructs, rather than relying on context retrievals and string comparisons within the audit module. It also allows for dominance checks on the mls portion of the contexts that are impossible with only string comparisons. Signed-off-by: Darrel Goeddel <dgoeddel@trustedcs.com> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2006-04-19[PATCH] selinux: Fix MLS compatibility off-by-one bugRon Yorston1-1/+1
Fix an off-by-one error in the MLS compatibility code that was causing contexts with a MLS suffix to be rejected, preventing sharing partitions between FC4 and FC5. Bug reported in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=188068 Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Acked-by: James Morris <jmorris@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-11-09[PATCH] selinux: MLS compatibilityStephen Smalley1-1/+4
This patch enables files created on a MLS-enabled SELinux system to be accessible on a non-MLS SELinux system, by skipping the MLS component of the security context in the non-MLS case. Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-09-05[PATCH] selinux: Reduce memory use by avtabStephen Smalley1-19/+23
This patch improves memory use by SELinux by both reducing the avtab node size and reducing the number of avtab nodes. The memory savings are substantial, e.g. on a 64-bit system after boot, James Morris reported the following data for the targeted and strict policies: #objs objsize kernmem Targeted: Before: 237888 40 9.1MB After: 19968 24 468KB Strict: Before: 571680 40 21.81MB After: 221052 24 5.06MB The improvement in memory use comes at a cost in the speed of security server computations of access vectors, but these computations are only required on AVC cache misses, and performance measurements by James Morris using a number of benchmarks have shown that the change does not cause any significant degradation. Note that a rebuilt policy via an updated policy toolchain (libsepol/checkpolicy) is required in order to gain the full benefits of this patch, although some memory savings benefits are immediately applied even to older policies (in particular, the reduction in avtab node size). Sources for the updated toolchain are presently available from the sourceforge CVS tree (http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=21266), and tarballs are available from http://www.flux.utah.edu/~sds. Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-28[PATCH] SELinux: default labeling of MLS fieldJames Morris1-23/+48
Implement kernel labeling of the MLS (multilevel security) field of security contexts for files which have no existing MLS field. This is to enable upgrades of a system from non-MLS to MLS without performing a full filesystem relabel including all of the mountpoints, which would be quite painful for users. With this patch, with MLS enabled, if a file has no MLS field, the kernel internally adds an MLS field to the in-core inode (but not to the on-disk file). This MLS field added is the default for the superblock, allowing per-mountpoint control over the values via fixed policy or mount options. This patch has been tested by enabling MLS without relabeling its filesystem, and seems to be working correctly. Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Stephen Smalley <sds@epoch.ncsc.mil> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-04-16Linux-2.6.12-rc2Linus Torvalds1-0/+527
Initial git repository build. I'm not bothering with the full history, even though we have it. We can create a separate "historical" git archive of that later if we want to, and in the meantime it's about 3.2GB when imported into git - space that would just make the early git days unnecessarily complicated, when we don't have a lot of good infrastructure for it. Let it rip!