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From "Eric Badger (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (YARN-5534) Allow whitelisted volume mounts
Date Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:06:01 GMT

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Eric Badger commented on YARN-5534:
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So is the assumption here that yarn-site.xml is untrusted and can be tampered with? If that's
the case, then we need to add all of the docker properties to container-executor.cfg. Otherwise,
the assumption would be that the attacker can set the docker capabilities, whether they can
run as a privileged container, and the network that they use. Currently those are all set
via yarn-site.xml. 

> Allow whitelisted volume mounts 
> --------------------------------
>
>                 Key: YARN-5534
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/YARN-5534
>             Project: Hadoop YARN
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>          Components: yarn
>            Reporter: luhuichun
>            Assignee: Shane Kumpf
>         Attachments: YARN-5534.001.patch, YARN-5534.002.patch, YARN-5534.003.patch
>
>
> Introduction 
> Mounting files or directories from the host is one way of passing configuration and other
information into a docker container. 
> We could allow the user to set a list of mounts in the environment of ContainerLaunchContext
(e.g. /dir1:/targetdir1,/dir2:/targetdir2). 
> These would be mounted read-only to the specified target locations. This has been resolved
in YARN-4595
> 2.Problem Definition
> Bug mounting arbitrary volumes into a Docker container can be a security risk.
> 3.Possible solutions
> one approach to provide safe mounts is to allow the cluster administrator to configure
a set of parent directories as white list mounting directories.
>  Add a property named yarn.nodemanager.volume-mounts.white-list, when container executor
do mount checking, only the allowed directories or sub-directories can be mounted. 



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