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SubjectRe: [PATCH 7/7][v8] SI_USER: Masquerade si_pid when crossing pid ns boundary
Sukadev Bhattiprolu <sukadev@linux.vnet.ibm.com> writes:

> From: Sukadev Bhattiprolu <sukadev@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> Date: Wed, 24 Dec 2008 14:14:18 -0800
> Subject: [PATCH 7/7][v8] SI_USER: Masquerade si_pid when crossing pid ns
> boundary
>
> When sending a signal to a descendant namespace, set ->si_pid to 0 since
> the sender does not have a pid in the receiver's namespace.
>
> Note:
> - If rt_sigqueueinfo() sets si_code to SI_USER when sending a
> signal across a pid namespace boundary, the value in ->si_pid
> will be cleared to 0.
>
> Changelog[v5]:
> - (Oleg Nesterov) Address both sys_kill() and sys_tkill() cases
> in send_signal() to simplify code (this drops patch 7/7 from
> earlier version of patchset).
>
> Signed-off-by: Sukadev Bhattiprolu <sukadev@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> ---
> kernel/signal.c | 2 ++
> 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/kernel/signal.c b/kernel/signal.c
> index c94355b..a416d77 100644
> --- a/kernel/signal.c
> +++ b/kernel/signal.c
> @@ -883,6 +883,8 @@ static int __send_signal(int sig, struct siginfo *info,
> struct task_struct *t,
> break;
> default:
> copy_siginfo(&q->info, info);
> + if (from_ancestor_ns)
> + q->info.si_pid = 0;

This is wrong. siginfo is a union and you need to inspect
code to see if si_pid is present in the current union.


Eric


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