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[v3,3/8] block: use new capable_any functionality

Message ID 20220615152623.311223-2-cgzones@googlemail.com (mailing list archive)
State New
Delegated to: Paul Moore
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Series [v3,1/8] capability: add any wrapper to test for multiple caps with exactly one audit message | expand

Commit Message

Christian Göttsche June 15, 2022, 3:26 p.m. UTC
Use the new added capable_any function in appropriate cases, where a
task is required to have any of two capabilities.

Reorder CAP_SYS_ADMIN last.

Fixes: 94c4b4fd25e6 ("block: Check ADMIN before NICE for IOPRIO_CLASS_RT")

Signed-off-by: Christian Göttsche <cgzones@googlemail.com>
---
v3:
   rename to capable_any()
---
 block/ioprio.c | 9 +--------
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 8 deletions(-)

Comments

Bart Van Assche June 16, 2022, 3 a.m. UTC | #1
On 6/15/22 08:26, Christian Göttsche wrote:
> Use the new added capable_any function in appropriate cases, where a
> task is required to have any of two capabilities.
> 
> Reorder CAP_SYS_ADMIN last.
> 
> Fixes: 94c4b4fd25e6 ("block: Check ADMIN before NICE for IOPRIO_CLASS_RT")
> 
> Signed-off-by: Christian Göttsche <cgzones@googlemail.com>
> ---
> v3:
>     rename to capable_any()
> ---
>   block/ioprio.c | 9 +--------
>   1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 8 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/block/ioprio.c b/block/ioprio.c
> index 2fe068fcaad5..6441c052f837 100644
> --- a/block/ioprio.c
> +++ b/block/ioprio.c
> @@ -37,14 +37,7 @@ int ioprio_check_cap(int ioprio)
>   
>   	switch (class) {
>   		case IOPRIO_CLASS_RT:
> -			/*
> -			 * Originally this only checked for CAP_SYS_ADMIN,
> -			 * which was implicitly allowed for pid 0 by security
> -			 * modules such as SELinux. Make sure we check
> -			 * CAP_SYS_ADMIN first to avoid a denial/avc for
> -			 * possibly missing CAP_SYS_NICE permission.
> -			 */
> -			if (!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN) && !capable(CAP_SYS_NICE))
> +			if (!capable_any(CAP_SYS_NICE, CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
>   				return -EPERM;
>   			fallthrough;
>   			/* rt has prio field too */

Reviewed-by: Bart Van Assche <bvanassche@acm.org>
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diff --git a/block/ioprio.c b/block/ioprio.c
index 2fe068fcaad5..6441c052f837 100644
--- a/block/ioprio.c
+++ b/block/ioprio.c
@@ -37,14 +37,7 @@  int ioprio_check_cap(int ioprio)
 
 	switch (class) {
 		case IOPRIO_CLASS_RT:
-			/*
-			 * Originally this only checked for CAP_SYS_ADMIN,
-			 * which was implicitly allowed for pid 0 by security
-			 * modules such as SELinux. Make sure we check
-			 * CAP_SYS_ADMIN first to avoid a denial/avc for
-			 * possibly missing CAP_SYS_NICE permission.
-			 */
-			if (!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN) && !capable(CAP_SYS_NICE))
+			if (!capable_any(CAP_SYS_NICE, CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
 				return -EPERM;
 			fallthrough;
 			/* rt has prio field too */