Commit 257b5358 authored by Eric W. Biederman's avatar Eric W. Biederman Committed by David S. Miller

scm: Capture the full credentials of the scm sender.

Start capturing not only the userspace pid, uid and gid values of the
sending process but also the struct pid and struct cred of the sending
process as well.

This is in preparation for properly supporting SCM_CREDENTIALS for
sockets that have different uid and/or pid namespaces at the different
Signed-off-by: default avatarEric W. Biederman <>
Acked-by: default avatarSerge E. Hallyn <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent b47030c7
......@@ -19,6 +19,8 @@ struct scm_fp_list {
struct scm_cookie {
struct pid *pid; /* Skb credentials */
const struct cred *cred;
struct scm_fp_list *fp; /* Passed files */
struct ucred creds; /* Skb credentials */
......@@ -42,8 +44,27 @@ static __inline__ void unix_get_peersec_dgram(struct socket *sock, struct scm_co
{ }
static __inline__ void scm_set_cred(struct scm_cookie *scm,
struct pid *pid, const struct cred *cred)
scm->pid = get_pid(pid);
scm->cred = get_cred(cred);
cred_to_ucred(pid, cred, &scm->creds);
static __inline__ void scm_destroy_cred(struct scm_cookie *scm)
scm->pid = NULL;
if (scm->cred)
scm->cred = NULL;
static __inline__ void scm_destroy(struct scm_cookie *scm)
if (scm && scm->fp)
......@@ -51,10 +72,7 @@ static __inline__ void scm_destroy(struct scm_cookie *scm)
static __inline__ int scm_send(struct socket *sock, struct msghdr *msg,
struct scm_cookie *scm)
struct task_struct *p = current;
scm->creds.uid = current_uid();
scm->creds.gid = current_gid();
scm-> = task_tgid_vnr(p);
scm_set_cred(scm, task_tgid(current), current_cred());
scm->fp = NULL;
unix_get_peersec_dgram(sock, scm);
if (msg->msg_controllen <= 0)
......@@ -96,6 +114,8 @@ static __inline__ void scm_recv(struct socket *sock, struct msghdr *msg,
if (test_bit(SOCK_PASSCRED, &sock->flags))
put_cmsg(msg, SOL_SOCKET, SCM_CREDENTIALS, sizeof(scm->creds), &scm->creds);
scm_passec(sock, msg, scm);
if (!scm->fp)
......@@ -170,6 +170,30 @@ int __scm_send(struct socket *sock, struct msghdr *msg, struct scm_cookie *p)
err = scm_check_creds(&p->creds);
if (err)
goto error;
if (pid_vnr(p->pid) != p-> {
struct pid *pid;
err = -ESRCH;
pid = find_get_pid(p->;
if (!pid)
goto error;
p->pid = pid;
if ((p->cred->euid != p->creds.uid) ||
(p->cred->egid != p->creds.gid)) {
struct cred *cred;
err = -ENOMEM;
cred = prepare_creds();
if (!cred)
goto error;
cred->uid = cred->euid = p->creds.uid;
cred->gid = cred->egid = p->creds.uid;
p->cred = cred;
goto error;
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