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Date:	Mon, 26 Nov 2007 11:52:03 -0500
From:	Paul Moore <>
To:	Joy Latten <>
Subject: Re: Missing audit information in xfrm_audit_common_policyinfo()?

On Monday 26 November 2007 11:47:09 am Joy Latten wrote:
> Paul Moore <> wrote on 11/21/2007 03:34:31 PM:
> > I just noticed that the IPsec auditing code does not appear to audit the
> >
> > netmask for the selector source and destination addresses in
> > xfrm_audit_common_policyinfo().  Before I threw a patch together I
> thought I
> > would check to see if there was a reason for this that I am missing ...
> I don't think we ever discussed including netmask when we added the
> ipsec audit info...

Hmmm ... okay.  I'm almost certain it should be included when auditing changes 
to the SPD as the netmask/prefixlen is very important when considering which 
traffic will be matched by a particular SPD entry.

I'm working on a patch now.

paul moore
linux security @ hp
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