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Subject[38/68] KEYS: Fix bug in keyctl_session_to_parent() if parent has no session keyring
2.6.32-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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From: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>

commit 3d96406c7da1ed5811ea52a3b0905f4f0e295376 upstream.

Fix a bug in keyctl_session_to_parent() whereby it tries to check the ownership
of the parent process's session keyring whether or not the parent has a session
keyring [CVE-2010-2960].

This results in the following oops:

BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 00000000000000a0
IP: [<ffffffff811ae4dd>] keyctl_session_to_parent+0x251/0x443
...
Call Trace:
[<ffffffff811ae2f3>] ? keyctl_session_to_parent+0x67/0x443
[<ffffffff8109d286>] ? __do_fault+0x24b/0x3d0
[<ffffffff811af98c>] sys_keyctl+0xb4/0xb8
[<ffffffff81001eab>] system_call_fastpath+0x16/0x1b
if the parent process has no session keyring.

If the system is using pam_keyinit then it mostly protected against this as all
processes derived from a login will have inherited the session keyring created
by pam_keyinit during the log in procedure.

To test this, pam_keyinit calls need to be commented out in /etc/pam.d/.

Reported-by: Tavis Ormandy <taviso@cmpxchg8b.com>
Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Tavis Ormandy <taviso@cmpxchg8b.com>
Cc: dann frazier <dannf@debian.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

---
security/keys/keyctl.c | 3 ++-
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
--- a/security/keys/keyctl.c
+++ b/security/keys/keyctl.c
@@ -1292,7 +1292,8 @@ long keyctl_session_to_parent(void)
goto not_permitted;

/* the keyrings must have the same UID */
- if (pcred ->tgcred->session_keyring->uid != mycred->euid ||
+ if ((pcred->tgcred->session_keyring &&
+ pcred->tgcred->session_keyring->uid != mycred->euid) ||
mycred->tgcred->session_keyring->uid != mycred->euid)
goto not_permitted;




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