lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  linux-cve-announce  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:57:14 -0500 (EST)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH V2] netlink: Add netns check on taps

From: Kevin Cernekee <>
Date: Wed,  6 Dec 2017 12:12:27 -0800

> Currently, a nlmon link inside a child namespace can observe systemwide
> netlink activity.  Filter the traffic so that nlmon can only sniff
> netlink messages from its own netns.
> Test case:
>     vpnns -- bash -c "ip link add nlmon0 type nlmon; \
>                       ip link set nlmon0 up; \
>                       tcpdump -i nlmon0 -q -w /tmp/nlmon.pcap -U" &
>     sudo ip xfrm state add src dst proto esp \
>         spi 0x1 mode transport \
>         auth sha1 0x6162633132330000000000000000000000000000 \
>         enc aes 0x00000000000000000000000000000000
>     grep --binary abc123 /tmp/nlmon.pcap
> Signed-off-by: Kevin Cernekee <>

Applied and queued up for -stable, thanks Kevin.

Powered by blists - more mailing lists