Bug 206425 - (LSPP/IBM) LTC26969-[LSPP Audit] Filtering on PPID for = and != is inverted
LTC26969-[LSPP Audit] Filtering on PPID for = and != is inverted
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Eric Paris
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-09-14 07:26 EDT by Issue Tracker
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 5.0.0
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Last Closed: 2006-11-17 09:47:52 EST
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Patch sent to linux-audit for review (462 bytes, patch)
2006-09-27 22:13 EDT, Eric Paris
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Description Issue Tracker 2006-09-14 07:26:29 EDT
Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker
Comment 3 Eric Paris 2006-09-27 20:55:25 EDT
It's not exactly backwards.  It's actually that ctx->ppid in audit_filter_rules
is actually set to 0.  That is supposed to be the ppid of the task which made
the call.  (I'm not sure why i couldn't just use sys_getppid() there, but i'm
going to figure out why this isn't set.
Comment 4 Eric Paris 2006-09-27 22:13:15 EDT
Created attachment 137281 [details]
Patch sent to linux-audit for review
Comment 5 Linda Wang 2006-09-29 14:34:05 EDT
patch posted for review on 9/29/06
Comment 6 Don Zickus 2006-10-09 17:43:30 EDT
in kernel-2.6.18-1.2718.el5

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