Bug 167987 - package requires SELinux security policy
Summary: package requires SELinux security policy
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: tog-pegasus   
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Version: 4.0
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OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jason Vas Dias
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 145411
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-09-10 02:31 UTC by Jason Vas Dias
Modified: 2008-01-07 18:43 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-18 11:16:18 UTC
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Description Jason Vas Dias 2005-09-10 02:31:44 UTC
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 04:22:42 UTC
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 11:16:18 UTC
This was released as https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2005-645.html

Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2008-01-07 18:43:40 UTC
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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