Commit c1fb3542 authored by Dan Williams's avatar Dan Williams
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libnvdimm, namespace: make 'resource' attribute only readable by root

For the same reason that /proc/iomem returns 0's for non-root readers
and acpi tables are root-only, make the 'resource' attribute for
namespace devices only readable by root. Otherwise we disclose physical
address information.

Fixes: bf9bccc1

 ("libnvdimm: pmem label sets and namespace instantiation")
Cc: <>
Reported-by: default avatarDave Hansen <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDan Williams <>
parent b8ff981f
......@@ -1620,7 +1620,7 @@ static umode_t namespace_visible(struct kobject *kobj,
if (a == &dev_attr_resource.attr) {
if (is_namespace_blk(dev))
return 0;
return a->mode;
return 0400;
if (is_namespace_pmem(dev) || is_namespace_blk(dev)) {
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