Bug 1462430 - SELinux is preventing nm-l2tp-service from read, write access on the file nm-l2tp-ipsec-e40993c4-11af-47f8-b2ab-a19aae59bfe3.conf.
SELinux is preventing nm-l2tp-service from read, write access on the file nm-...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Unspecified
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Assigned To: Lukas Vrabec
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2017-06-17 12:16 EDT by Stephen M
Modified: 2017-12-12 05:36 EST (History)
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Description Stephen M 2017-06-17 12:16:32 EDT
Description of problem:
Fresh Fedora KDE install. Create l2tp VPN connection. 
Try to connect but it fails because Network Manager can't access the config file for the new VPN connection.
SELinux is preventing nm-l2tp-service from read, write access on the file nm-l2tp-ipsec-e40993c4-11af-47f8-b2ab-a19aae59bfe3.conf.

*****  Plugin catchall (100. confidence) suggests   **************************

If you believe that nm-l2tp-service should be allowed read write access on the nm-l2tp-ipsec-e40993c4-11af-47f8-b2ab-a19aae59bfe3.conf file by default.
Then you should report this as a bug.
You can generate a local policy module to allow this access.
allow this access for now by executing:
# ausearch -c 'nm-l2tp-service' --raw | audit2allow -M my-nml2tpservice
# semodule -X 300 -i my-nml2tpservice.pp

Additional Information:
Source Context                system_u:system_r:l2tpd_t:s0
Target Context                system_u:object_r:var_run_t:s0
Target Objects                nm-l2tp-
                              ipsec-e40993c4-11af-47f8-b2ab-a19aae59bfe3.conf [
                              file ]
Source                        nm-l2tp-service
Source Path                   nm-l2tp-service
Port                          <Unknown>
Host                          (removed)
Source RPM Packages           
Target RPM Packages           
Policy RPM                    selinux-policy-3.13.1-225.18.fc25.noarch
Selinux Enabled               True
Policy Type                   targeted
Enforcing Mode                Enforcing
Host Name                     (removed)
Platform                      Linux (removed) 4.11.3-202.fc25.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon
                              Jun 5 16:38:21 UTC 2017 x86_64 x86_64
Alert Count                   2
First Seen                    2017-06-16 23:34:16 PDT
Last Seen                     2017-06-16 23:35:16 PDT
Local ID                      61379aed-af2e-43ed-b9bb-d2622700034b

Raw Audit Messages
type=AVC msg=audit(1497681316.779:1081): avc:  denied  { read write } for  pid=10810 comm="nm-l2tp-service" name="nm-l2tp-ipsec-e40993c4-11af-47f8-b2ab-a19aae59bfe3.conf" dev="tmpfs" ino=61696 scontext=system_u:system_r:l2tpd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:var_run_t:s0 tclass=file permissive=0

Hash: nm-l2tp-service,l2tpd_t,var_run_t,file,read,write

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Additional info:
reporter:       libreport-2.8.0
hashmarkername: setroubleshoot
kernel:         4.11.5-200.fc25.x86_64
type:           libreport
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