CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC USB hotplug
authorDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:34:19 +0000 (16:34 +0000)
committerDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:15:52 +0000 (13:15 +0000)
commitb9997828231b3492252cb6d9a0ad4f3dc522791e
treeb130d7c619cf352615c053352b97ac2b752c0761
parent51a897a22e1c031edd46fd077487a2f8e649cb9f
CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC USB hotplug

Rewrite lxcDomainAttachDeviceHostdevSubsysUSBLive 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 7fba01c15c1f886b4235825692b4c13e88dd9f7b)
src/lxc/lxc_driver.c