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Date:	Fri, 23 Mar 2007 10:33:11 -0600
From:	Joy Latten <latten@...tin.ibm.com>
To:	Eric Paris <eparis@...isplace.org>
Cc:	James Morris <jmorris@...ei.org>,
	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>, selinux@...ho.nsa.gov,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org, vyekkirala@...stedCS.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH]: Add security check before flushing SAD/SPD

On Fri, 2007-03-23 at 01:39 -0400, Eric Paris wrote:

> 
> In either case though proper auditing needs to be addressed.  I see that
> the first patch from Joy wouldn't audit deletion failures.  It appears
> to me if the check is done per policy then the security hook return code
> needs to be recorded and passed to xfrm_audit_log instead of the hard
> coded 1 result used now.
> 
> Assuming we go with James's double loop what should we be auditing for a
> security hook denial?  Just audit the first policy entry which we tried
> to remove but couldn't and then leave the rest of the auditing in those
> functions the way it is now in case there was no denial, calling
> xfrm_audit_log with a hard coded 1 for the result?
> 
Actually, I thought the original intent of the ipsec auditing was to
just audit changes made to the SAD/SPD databases, not securiy hook
denials, right? 

Joy
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