|author||Tejun Heo <email@example.com>||2015-12-22 13:57:07 -0500|
|committer||Pablo Neira Ayuso <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-12-23 11:00:43 +0100|
libxt_cgroup2: add support for cgroup2 path matching
This patch updates xt_cgroup so that it supports revision 1 interface which includes cgroup2 path based matching. v3: Folded into xt_cgroup as a new revision interface as suggested by Pablo. v2: cgroup2_match->userspacesize and ->save and man page updated as per Jan. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <email@example.com> Cc: Daniel Borkmann <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Jan Engelhardt <email@example.com> Cc: Pablo Neira Ayuso <firstname.lastname@example.org> Signed-off-by: Pablo Neira Ayuso <email@example.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'extensions/libxt_cgroup.man')
1 files changed, 20 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/extensions/libxt_cgroup.man b/extensions/libxt_cgroup.man
index d0eb09b2..4d5d1d86 100644
@@ -1,23 +1,30 @@
-[\fB!\fP] \fB\-\-cgroup\fP \fIfwid\fP
-Match corresponding cgroup for this packet.
+[\fB!\fP] \fB\-\-path\fP \fIpath\fP
+Match cgroup2 membership.
-Can be used in the OUTPUT chain to assign particular firewall
-policies for aggregated task/jobs on the system. This allows
-for more fine-grained firewall policies that only match for a
-subset of the system's processes. fwid is the maker set through
-the net_cls cgroup's id.
+Each socket is associated with the v2 cgroup of the creating process.
+This matches packets coming from or going to all sockets in the
+sub-hierarchy of the specified path. The path should be relative to
+the root of the cgroup2 hierarchy.
+[\fB!\fP] \fB\-\-cgroup\fP \fIclassid\fP
+Match cgroup net_cls classid.
-\fBIMPORTANT\fP: when being used in the INPUT chain, the cgroup
-matcher is currently only of limited functionality, meaning it
-will only match on packets that are processed for local sockets
-through early socket demuxing. Therefore, general usage on the
-INPUT chain is disadviced unless the implications are well
+classid is the marker set through the cgroup net_cls controller. This
+option and \-\-path can't be used together.
+iptables \-A OUTPUT \-p tcp \-\-sport 80 \-m cgroup ! \-\-path service/http-server \-j DROP
iptables \-A OUTPUT \-p tcp \-\-sport 80 \-m cgroup ! \-\-cgroup 1
+\fBIMPORTANT\fP: when being used in the INPUT chain, the cgroup
+matcher is currently only of limited functionality, meaning it
+will only match on packets that are processed for local sockets
+through early socket demuxing. Therefore, general usage on the
+INPUT chain is not advised unless the implications are well
Available since Linux 3.14.