Bug 155498 - avc denied with ntpd and targeted policy
avc denied with ntpd and targeted policy
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 154759
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2005-04-20 17:18 EDT by Aurelien Bompard
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Description Aurelien Bompard 2005-04-20 17:18:26 EDT
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Description of problem:
ntpd won't start on kernel 2.6.11-1.14_FC3 with the targeted policy from selinux-policy-targeted-1.17.30-2.96.
In the logs I get :
ntpd[9190]: ntpd 4.2.0a@1.1190-r Mon Oct 11 09:10:20 EDT 2004 (1)
ntpd[9190]: precision = 4.000 usec
ntpd[9190]: Listening on interface wildcard,
ntpd[9190]: Listening on interface wildcard, ::#123
ntpd[9190]: Listening on interface lo,
ntpd[9190]: Listening on interface eth0, my.public.ip.address#123
ntpd[9190]: Listening on interface eth1,
ntpd[9190]: kernel time sync status 0040
kernel: audit(1114015098.816:0): avc:  denied  { dac_override } for  pid=9190 exe=/usr/sbin/ntpd capability=1 scontext=root:sys
tem_r:ntpd_t tcontext=root:system_r:ntpd_t tclass=capability

# ntpd -d
Segmentation fault

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
selinux-policy-targeted-1.17.30-2.96 ntp-4.2.0.a.20040617-4 kernel-2.6.11-1.14_FC3

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start ntpd, either with 'ntpd' or 'service ntp start'  

Additional info:
Comment 1 Hans Ecke 2005-04-20 20:09:08 EDT
I bet this a duplicate of bug #154759 
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2005-04-21 08:11:26 EDT
Can you get an strace of this.  It is trying to change the DAC of some file?

Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2005-04-21 10:45:19 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 154759 ***

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