[PATCH v4 0/8] kexec/firmware: support system wide policy requiring signatures

Mimi Zohar zohar at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Tue Jun 5 07:05:49 PDT 2018


On Tue, 2018-06-05 at 06:43 -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 5, 2018 at 6:25 AM, Serge E. Hallyn <serge at hallyn.com> wrote:
> > Quoting Kees Cook (keescook at chromium.org):
> >> On Mon, Jun 4, 2018 at 9:09 PM, Serge E. Hallyn <serge at hallyn.com> wrote:
> >> > Personally I agree with Eric and prefer a new hook.  I don't feel strongly
> >> > enough about it to keep bikeshedding, but since this set already exists,
> >> > it seems like the way to go.
> >>
> >> And the new hook is "load stuff without a file descriptor"?
> >
> > Yes.  Load stuff based on my own credentials not those attached
> > to a file.
> 
> Okay, I can live with that. :)

Can I get your Ack on the loadpin changes in v4a patch 8/8?

Mimi




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