Re: [PATCH 01/12] Security: Add CAP_COMPROMISE_KERNEL
From: James Morris
Date: Wed Mar 20 2013 - 21:58:09 EST
On Wed, 20 Mar 2013, Mimi Zohar wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-03-19 at 15:47 +1100, James Morris wrote:
> > On Mon, 18 Mar 2013, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > > This patch introduces CAP_COMPROMISE_KERNEL.
> > I'd like to see this named CAP_MODIFY_KERNEL, which is more accurate and
> > less emotive. Otherwise I think core kernel developers will be scratching
> > their head over where to sprinkle this.
> > Apart from that, I like the idea, especially when it's wired up to MAC
> > security.
> Matthrew, perhaps you could clarify whether this will be tied to MAC
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