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authorKees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>2014-06-25 16:08:24 -0700
committerKees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>2014-07-18 12:13:37 -0700
commit48dc92b9fc3926844257316e75ba11eb5c742b2c (patch)
tree2f35355b95a7c1473fd8d361b4f15a9f368999b4 /include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h
parent3b23dd12846215eff4afb073366b80c0c4d7543e (diff)
seccomp: add "seccomp" syscall
This adds the new "seccomp" syscall with both an "operation" and "flags" parameter for future expansion. The third argument is a pointer value, used with the SECCOMP_SET_MODE_FILTER operation. Currently, flags must be 0. This is functionally equivalent to prctl(PR_SET_SECCOMP, ...). In addition to the TSYNC flag later in this patch series, there is a non-zero chance that this syscall could be used for configuring a fixed argument area for seccomp-tracer-aware processes to pass syscall arguments in the future. Hence, the use of "seccomp" not simply "seccomp_add_filter" for this syscall. Additionally, this syscall uses operation, flags, and user pointer for arguments because strictly passing arguments via a user pointer would mean seccomp itself would be unable to trivially filter the seccomp syscall itself. Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Reviewed-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@amacapital.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h')
-rw-r--r--include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h4
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h b/include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h
index 333640608087..65acbf0e2867 100644
--- a/include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h
+++ b/include/uapi/asm-generic/unistd.h
@@ -699,9 +699,11 @@ __SYSCALL(__NR_sched_setattr, sys_sched_setattr)
__SYSCALL(__NR_sched_getattr, sys_sched_getattr)
#define __NR_renameat2 276
__SYSCALL(__NR_renameat2, sys_renameat2)
+#define __NR_seccomp 277
+__SYSCALL(__NR_seccomp, sys_seccomp)
#undef __NR_syscalls
-#define __NR_syscalls 277
+#define __NR_syscalls 278
/*
* All syscalls below here should go away really,

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