Bug 167987 - package requires SELinux security policy
package requires SELinux security policy
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: tog-pegasus (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jason Vas Dias
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Blocks: 145411
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Reported: 2005-09-09 22:31 EDT by Jason Vas Dias
Modified: 2008-01-07 13:43 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-18 06:16:18 EST
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Description Jason Vas Dias 2005-09-09 22:31:44 EDT
Description of problem:

Issue raised by Marc Cox<mjc@redhat.com> during meeting about tog-pegasus
on 2005-09-06:

The tog-pegasus package cimserver daemon, as a network-facing server with
root privileges, requires an SELinux policy for security reasons.
Comment 1 Jason Vas Dias 2005-09-10 00:22:42 EDT
This bug is now fixed with selinux-policy-targeted-1.17.30-2.110+ .
The tog-pegasus test rpm passes all tests on all platforms with this
policy installed.
This selinux policy was sent to Dan Walsh, who will be submitting it
shortly to RHEL-4, but which meanwhile can be downloaded from:

Comment 2 Mark J. Cox 2005-11-18 06:16:18 EST
This was released as https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2005-645.html
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2008-01-07 13:43:40 EST
note - a remote root found in tog-pegasus, insisting on a SELinux policy before
shipping this package was the right thing to do:

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