ACK: [linux-aws][PATCH 0/1] LP:#1864669 - overlayfs regression - internal getxattr operations without sepolicy checking
kamal at canonical.com
Thu Jul 9 18:22:48 UTC 2020
Acked-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal at canonical.com>
On Thu, Jul 09, 2020 at 03:14:40PM -0300, Marcelo Henrique Cerri wrote:
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1864669
> As bug description.
> AWS users are also affected by this bug. This fix is already applied
> to the azure kernels for some time now without any regressions.
> This patch was submitted to upstream as part of a bigger patchset that
> proposes to fix several individual issues. Since the patchset is
> currently stalled with no ETA to be accepted, I decided to backport
> just the necessary fix.
> 4.15 required bigger changes since some of the affected pieces of code
> were missing or were different than upstream and I applied the
> equivalent changes to the corresponding area in that kernel. Besides
> that, all patches required a small change to remove XATTR_NOSECURITY
> since that was added by a previous patch on the same series.
> That's a fix that potentially can be included to our main kernels. But
> consideroing this fix wasn't accepted upstream yet believe it might be
> safer to introduce this fix only to the affected kernels for now. That
> way we can reduce the regression potential.
> Mark Salyzyn (1):
> UBUNTU: SAUCE: overlayfs: internal getxattr operations without
> sepolicy checking
> fs/overlayfs/namei.c | 19 ++++++++++---------
> fs/overlayfs/overlayfs.h | 7 +++++++
> fs/overlayfs/util.c | 8 ++++----
> 3 files changed, 21 insertions(+), 13 deletions(-)
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