CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC block hostdev hotplug
authorDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:45:08 +0000 (17:45 +0000)
committerDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:18:47 +0000 (13:18 +0000)
commit70665ec5f2cd910666bc703727dc6d7c15efe7bf
tree305c028a3ec906249f18cb9cf326e0e9f71f4662
parent3f43a7727ac068de8aac6b9c030b38fb3cb1426d
CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC block hostdev hotplug

Rewrite lxcDomainAttachDeviceHostdevStorageLive function
to use the virProcessRunInMountNamespace helper. This avoids
risk of a malicious guest replacing /dev with a absolute
symlink, tricking the driver into changing the host OS
filesystem.

Signed-off-by: Daniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
(cherry picked from commit 1754c7f0ab1407dcf7c89636a35711dd9b1febe1)
src/lxc/lxc_driver.c