Bug 1294233 - audit2allow suggests running unescaped paths
audit2allow suggests running unescaped paths
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: policycoreutils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Petr Lautrbach
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-12-25 11:24 EST by Daniel
Modified: 2016-12-20 12:22 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 12:22:54 EST
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Description Daniel 2015-12-25 11:24:27 EST
"semanage" works on regular expressions. The period in the path name should thus have been escaped in the below suggested command.

# cat /var/log/audit/autid.log | audit2allow
#============= httpd_t ==============

#!!!! WARNING 'httpd_t' is not allowed to write or create to lib_t.  Change the label to httpd_var_lib_t.
#!!!! $ semange fcontext -a -t httpd_var_lib_t /usr/share/nginx/sites/example.com/data/   
#!!!! $ restorecon -R -v /usr/share/nginx/sites/example.com/data/
allow httpd_t lib_t:file write;
# semange fcontext -a -t httpd_var_lib_t /usr/share/nginx/sites/example.com/data/
-bash: semange: command not found
# semanage fcontext -a -t httpd_var_lib_t /usr/share/nginx/sites/example.com/data/
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