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SubjectRe: [PATCH] audit: deprecate the AUDIT_FILTER_ENTRY filter
On 2018-02-08 18:58, Paul Moore wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 7, 2018 at 6:24 AM, Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com> wrote:
> > The audit entry filter has been long deprecated with userspace support
> > finally removed in audit-v2.6.7 and plans to remove kernel support have
> > existed since kernel-v2.6.31.
> > Remove it.
> >
> > Passes audit-testsuite.
> >
> > See: https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-kernel/issues/6
> > Signed-off-by: Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com>
> > ---
> > kernel/auditfilter.c | 4 ++--
> > kernel/auditsc.c | 3 ++-
> > 2 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/kernel/auditfilter.c b/kernel/auditfilter.c
> > index 4a1758a..1bbf5de 100644
> > --- a/kernel/auditfilter.c
> > +++ b/kernel/auditfilter.c
> > @@ -258,8 +258,8 @@ static inline struct audit_entry *audit_to_entry_common(struct audit_rule_data *
> > goto exit_err;
> > #ifdef CONFIG_AUDITSYSCALL
> > case AUDIT_FILTER_ENTRY:
> > - if (rule->action == AUDIT_ALWAYS)
> > - goto exit_err;
> > + pr_err("AUDIT_FILTER_ENTRY is deprecated\n");
> > + goto exit_err;
> > case AUDIT_FILTER_EXIT:
> > case AUDIT_FILTER_TASK:
> > #endif
> > diff --git a/kernel/auditsc.c b/kernel/auditsc.c
> > index e80459f..9348302 100644
> > --- a/kernel/auditsc.c
> > +++ b/kernel/auditsc.c
> > @@ -1530,7 +1530,8 @@ void __audit_syscall_entry(int major, unsigned long a1, unsigned long a2,
> > context->dummy = !audit_n_rules;
> > if (!context->dummy && state == AUDIT_BUILD_CONTEXT) {
> > context->prio = 0;
> > - state = audit_filter_syscall(tsk, context, &audit_filter_list[AUDIT_FILTER_ENTRY]);
> > + if (auditd_test_task(tsk))
> > + return;
>
> Since we are removing the call to audit_filter_syscall() entirely -
> which would appear to be the right thing - I wonder if it would be a
> good idea to move the auditd_test_task() check earlier in the function
> (fail early). I'm thinking up where we check audit_enabled, before we
> start populating context.

Ok, agreed, along some other minor code shuffles.

> > }
> > if (state == AUDIT_DISABLED)
> > return;
> > --
>
> paul moore

- RGB

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Sr. S/W Engineer, Kernel Security, Base Operating Systems
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