Follow @Openwall on Twitter for new release announcements and other news
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:55:30 +0200
From: Salvatore Mesoraca <>
To: Casey Schaufler <>
Cc: kernel list <>,, 
	Kernel Hardening <>, 
	Brad Spengler <>, PaX Team <>, 
	Kees Cook <>, James Morris <>, 
	"Serge E. Hallyn" <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 05/11] Creation of "check_vmflags" LSM hook

2017-06-12 23:31 GMT+02:00 Casey Schaufler <>:
> Have the hook return a value and return that rather
> than -EPERM. That way a security module can choose an
> error that it determines is appropriate. It is possible
> that a module might want to deny the access for a reason
> other than lack of privilege.
> [...]
> Same here
> [...]
> And here.

Yes, I think you are right. I'll fix it in the next version.
Thank you very much for taking the time to review my patch.

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.