Bug 234690 - SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/nmbd (nmbd_t) "search" to lib (var_lib_t).
SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/nmbd (nmbd_t) "search" to lib (var_lib_t).
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Samba Maint Team
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-03-31 07:02 EDT by David Bentley
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-14 15:53:52 EDT
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Description David Bentley 2007-03-31 07:02:55 EDT
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Description of problem:
SELinux denied access requested by /usr/sbin/nmbd. It is not expected that this access is required by /usr/sbin/nmbd and this access may signal an intrusion attempt. It is also possible that the specific version or configuration of the application is causing it to require additional access.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
start the nmb daemon

Actual Results:
avc denial messages in selinux troubleshooter

Expected Results:

Additional info:
Source Context:  root:system_r:nmbd_t
Target Context:  system_u:object_r:var_lib_t
Target Objects:  lib [ dir ]
Affected RPM Packages:  samba-3.0.24-9.fc7 [application]filesystem-2.4.3-1.fc7 [target]
Policy RPM:  selinux-policy-2.5.10-2.fc7
Selinux Enabled:  True
Policy Type:  targeted
MLS Enabled:  True
Enforcing Mode:  Enforcing
Plugin Name:  plugins.catchall_file
Host Name:  bentledr-xeon
Platform:  Linux bentledr-xeon 2.6.20-1.3025.fc7 #1 SMP Wed Mar 28 20:33:47 EDT 2007 i686 i686
Alert Count:  20
First Seen:  Sat 31 Mar 2007 09:49:04 AM BST
Last Seen:  Sat 31 Mar 2007 11:46:03 AM BST
LocalID:  81674bea-09e1-4043-82f5-7aeb36f694ef
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Raw Audit Messages 

:avc: denied { search } for comm="nmbd" dev=dm-0 egid=0 euid=0 exe="/usr/sbin/nmbd" exit=-13 fsgid=0 fsuid=0 gid=0 items=0 name="lib" pid=4783 scontext=root:system_r:nmbd_t:s0 sgid=0 subj=root:system_r:nmbd_t:s0 suid=0 tclass=dir tcontext=system_u:object_r:var_lib_t:s0 tty=(none) uid=0 

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