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authorIngo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>2009-09-02 08:17:56 +0200
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>2009-09-02 08:17:56 +0200
commit936e894a976dd3b0f07f1f6f43c17b77b7e6146d (patch)
tree5ed5c1f6735dcd26550594df23c8f7fe2aa21a15 /security/Kconfig
parent69575d388603365f2afbf4166df93152df59b165 (diff)
parent326ba5010a5429a5a528b268b36a5900d4ab0eba (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-936e894a976dd3b0f07f1f6f43c17b77b7e6146d.tar.gz
Merge commit 'v2.6.31-rc8' into x86/txt
Conflicts: arch/x86/kernel/reboot.c security/Kconfig Merge reason: resolve the conflicts, bump up from rc3 to rc8. Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
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diff --git a/security/Kconfig b/security/Kconfig
index 5721847a7a62..fb363cd81cf6 100644
--- a/security/Kconfig
+++ b/security/Kconfig
@@ -143,6 +143,22 @@ config INTEL_TXT
If you are unsure as to whether this is required, answer N.
+config LSM_MMAP_MIN_ADDR
+ int "Low address space for LSM to protect from user allocation"
+ depends on SECURITY && SECURITY_SELINUX
+ default 65536
+ help
+ This is the portion of low virtual memory which should be protected
+ from userspace allocation. Keeping a user from writing to low pages
+ can help reduce the impact of kernel NULL pointer bugs.
+
+ For most ia64, ppc64 and x86 users with lots of address space
+ a value of 65536 is reasonable and should cause no problems.
+ On arm and other archs it should not be higher than 32768.
+ Programs which use vm86 functionality or have some need to map
+ this low address space will need the permission specific to the
+ systems running LSM.
+
source security/selinux/Kconfig
source security/smack/Kconfig
source security/tomoyo/Kconfig