CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC disk hotplug
authorDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 15:59:20 +0000 (15:59 +0000)
committerDaniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com>
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:52:23 +0000 (15:52 +0000)
commitdd055960df60c536957664f0ae3c591feecf7b09
tree5b3ac24f4fa35427fb89eec609c7e020de235e79
parent14d69bd00e4455a1d174d14c5af73975cf9e904a
CVE-2013-6456: Avoid unsafe use of /proc/$PID/root in LXC disk hotplug

Rewrite lxcDomainAttachDeviceDiskLive 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 4dd3a7d5bc44980135a1b11810ba9aeab42a4a59)
src/lxc/lxc_driver.c