On 12/01/2016 01:03 PM, Stephen Smalley wrote:
> On 12/01/2016 12:28 PM, Guido Trentalancia wrote:
>> Hello again Stephen and Paul.
>> On Thu, 01/12/2016 at 10.57 -0500, Stephen Smalley wrote:
>>> On 12/01/2016 10:07 AM, Stephen Smalley wrote:
>>> A couple of notes on this change:
>>> - To fully test (beyond just confirming that it doesn't break
>>> when the policy capability is not defined), we'll need a patched
>>> libsepol and policy (and unfortunately it requires patching the base
>>> policy; can't be done via a policy module). Can certainly provide
>>> too but figured I'd wait to see the response to the kernel patch
>> The libsepol patch is straightforward.
>> You can have a look at the one I have posted on the 23rd of August 2016
>> under the subject "[PATCH] Update libsepol to support the policy
>> capability for AF_ALG sockets" and adapt it to the new policy
>> capability name and to the fact that you are now removing the Redhat
>> policy capability.
>> As for the Reference Policy patch, if you want, I can forward to you
>> the one that I had created at that time for the ALG_SOCKET family, so
>> that you can adapt it to the multiple socket types.
>> Same thing for the SELinux Testsuite patch: if you want, I can forward
>> to you the one that I had created at that time for the ALG_SOCKET
>> family and that would be enough for testing the new capability because
>> it's representative of all the new socket types.
>> With kind regards,
> Actually, I realized belatedly that CIL makes it possible to enable
> testing of this change just through a policy module. Attached is a CIL
> policy module that one can insert via semodule -i
> testextsockclass.cil (caveat: may break your system if using any of
> these socket classes). Also attached is the libsepol patch. So now I
> just need a test case - will have a look at your AF_ALG patch.
So I confirmed that using your test program, I get an avc denial for
create on alg_socket unless I allow that permission to the domain
running the program, as expected. So no surprises there. I'll defer
putting together a real patch for selinux-testsuite until it is clear
that the kernel patch is going to be accepted, and regardless, we'll
have to work through how to make it conditional on all the right factors
(kernel version, policy defines the capability and the new socket
classes or we add them temporarily for the tests via the CIL policy module).
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