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From "Gregory Chanan (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HBASE-6386) Audit log messages do not include column family / qualifier information consistently
Date Thu, 23 Aug 2012 01:35:42 GMT

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Gregory Chanan commented on HBASE-6386:
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One question:

previously, in certain cases that you mention, the (first?) offending family:qualifier would
be logged on permission denial.  Now it prints all the family:qualifiers in the request. 
Can I figure out (at least one) column that caused the permission denial, or have I now lost
the information?
                
> Audit log messages do not include column family / qualifier information consistently
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: HBASE-6386
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-6386
>             Project: HBase
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: security
>    Affects Versions: 0.96.0
>            Reporter: Marcelo Vanzin
>         Attachments: hbase-6386-v1.patch
>
>
> The code related to this issue is in AccessController.java:permissionGranted().
> When creating audit logs, that method will do one of the following:
> * grant access, create audit log with table name only
> * deny access because of table permission, create audit log with table name only
> * deny access because of column family / qualifier permission, create audit log with
specific family / qualifier
> So, in the case where more than one column family and/or qualifier are in the same request,
there will be a loss of information. Even in the case where only one column family and/or
qualifier is involved, information may be lost.
> It would be better if this behavior consistently included all the information in the
request; regardless of access being granted or denied, and regardless which permission caused
the denial, the column family and qualifier info should be part of the audit log message.

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