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authorRusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>2014-05-14 10:33:50 +0930
committerRusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>2014-05-14 10:53:57 +0930
commitde5109898a8a0cb001abcb6916bef4efa32bf39b (patch)
tree458943406396cf7904b23ecd0bff7169c29b69a8 /samples
parentf92201c34885cf0da5403c6959bc9bcd9a648963 (diff)
downloadkernel-de5109898a8a0cb001abcb6916bef4efa32bf39b.tar.gz
samples/kobject/: avoid world-writable sysfs files.
In line with practice for module parameters, we're adding a build-time check that sysfs files aren't world-writable. Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <greg@kroah.com> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
Diffstat (limited to 'samples')
-rw-r--r--samples/kobject/kobject-example.c7
-rw-r--r--samples/kobject/kset-example.c7
2 files changed, 8 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/samples/kobject/kobject-example.c b/samples/kobject/kobject-example.c
index 86ea0c3ad975..01562e0d4992 100644
--- a/samples/kobject/kobject-example.c
+++ b/samples/kobject/kobject-example.c
@@ -40,8 +40,9 @@ static ssize_t foo_store(struct kobject *kobj, struct kobj_attribute *attr,
return count;
}
+/* Sysfs attributes cannot be world-writable. */
static struct kobj_attribute foo_attribute =
- __ATTR(foo, 0666, foo_show, foo_store);
+ __ATTR(foo, 0664, foo_show, foo_store);
/*
* More complex function where we determine which variable is being accessed by
@@ -73,9 +74,9 @@ static ssize_t b_store(struct kobject *kobj, struct kobj_attribute *attr,
}
static struct kobj_attribute baz_attribute =
- __ATTR(baz, 0666, b_show, b_store);
+ __ATTR(baz, 0664, b_show, b_store);
static struct kobj_attribute bar_attribute =
- __ATTR(bar, 0666, b_show, b_store);
+ __ATTR(bar, 0664, b_show, b_store);
/*
diff --git a/samples/kobject/kset-example.c b/samples/kobject/kset-example.c
index 5dce351f131f..ab5e447ec238 100644
--- a/samples/kobject/kset-example.c
+++ b/samples/kobject/kset-example.c
@@ -124,8 +124,9 @@ static ssize_t foo_store(struct foo_obj *foo_obj, struct foo_attribute *attr,
return count;
}
+/* Sysfs attributes cannot be world-writable. */
static struct foo_attribute foo_attribute =
- __ATTR(foo, 0666, foo_show, foo_store);
+ __ATTR(foo, 0664, foo_show, foo_store);
/*
* More complex function where we determine which variable is being accessed by
@@ -157,9 +158,9 @@ static ssize_t b_store(struct foo_obj *foo_obj, struct foo_attribute *attr,
}
static struct foo_attribute baz_attribute =
- __ATTR(baz, 0666, b_show, b_store);
+ __ATTR(baz, 0664, b_show, b_store);
static struct foo_attribute bar_attribute =
- __ATTR(bar, 0666, b_show, b_store);
+ __ATTR(bar, 0664, b_show, b_store);
/*
* Create a group of attributes so that we can create and destroy them all