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Bug 139707 - ntpd shows selinux policy problems during startup
ntpd shows selinux policy problems during startup
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2004-11-17 12:30 EST by Johannes Schmid
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-12-02 12:29:39 EST
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Description Johannes Schmid 2004-11-17 12:30:06 EST
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Description of problem:
When starting ntpd during boot on a pretty vanilla FC3 I get the
following messages:

Starting ntpd:                                             [  OK  ]
audit(1100712660.440:0): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=1939
exe=/usr/sbin/ntpd name=mtab dev=hda3 ino=50182
tcontext=system_u:object_r:etc_runtime_t tclass=file
audit(1100712660.440:0): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=1939
exe=/usr/sbin/ntpd name=meminfo dev=proc ino=-268435454
scontext=user_u:system_r:ntpd_t tcontext=system_u:object_r:proc_t

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. install ntpd
2. chkconfig ntpd on
3. reboot
4. wait

Actual Results:  seeing above audit messages

Expected Results:  see none of the above messages
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2004-11-17 13:09:03 EST
Fixed in the fedora-updates policy.

Currently selinux-policy-targeted-1.17.30-2.30
Comment 2 James Laska 2004-12-02 12:29:39 EST
confirmed fix in selinux-policy-targeted-1.17.30-2.35

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