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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] System Wide Capability Bounding Set
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    On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 9:55 PM, Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> wrote:
    >
    > Below is what I'm working on.  I've asked dhowells to review the creds
    > code, since commit_creds() does not take const.  Maybe that's just an
    > oversight.  Basically I've exposed two new sysctls.
    >
    > /proc/sys/kernel/usermodehelper/bset
    > /proc/sys/kernel/usermodehelper/inheritable
    >
    > You must have CAP_SYS_MODULE to change these (changes are &= ONLY).
    > When the kernel launches a usermodehelper it will do so with these as
    > the bset and pI.  I haven't attempted securebits and uid (since I didn't
    > really need them I don't think)  But will if anyone can think of a use
    > case.
    >
    > Is this what you were thinking?


    Anything? Problems with this patch/approach?

    -Eric
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