Bug 642994

Summary: Build rsyslog with PIE and RELRO flags
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Tomas Heinrich <theinric>
Component: rsyslogAssignee: Tomas Heinrich <theinric>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: BaseOS QE Security Team <qe-baseos-security>
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Priority: high    
Version: 6.1CC: ksrot, pvrabec, sgrubb
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Bug Blocks: 584498, 846801, 846802    

Description Tomas Heinrich 2010-10-14 08:16:46 EDT
Description of problem:
rsyslog is not compiled with PIE and RELRO flags.
See http://intranet.corp.redhat.com/ic/intranet/RpmdiffElfChecks.html

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
4.6.2-2.el6

Can be tested with
http://people.redhat.com/sgrubb/files/lsexec
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-01-07 10:38:40 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to
address this request at this time. Red Hat invites you to
ask your support representative to propose this request, if
appropriate and relevant, in the next release of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux. If you would like it considered as an
exception in the current release, please ask your support
representative.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-02-15 15:40:19 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion
in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has 
requested further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed 
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update release.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-19 10:32:03 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2011-0785.html