Bug 244574 - ricci_mod_clusterd_t selinux policy prevents "use" access to /dev/null (rpm_script_t)
ricci_mod_clusterd_t selinux policy prevents "use" access to /dev/null (rpm_s...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: conga (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jim Parsons
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2007-06-17 11:09 EDT by Subhendu Ghosh
Modified: 2016-10-04 00:28 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 5.1
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Last Closed: 2008-01-18 13:55:40 EST
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Description Subhendu Ghosh 2007-06-17 11:09:13 EDT
/sbin/modclusterd is trying to access /dev/null

Source Context:  root:system_r:ricci_modclusterd_t
Target Context:  root:system_r:rpm_script_t:SystemLow-SystemHigh
Target Objects:  /dev/null [ fd ]
Affected RPM Packages:  modcluster-0.9.2-6.el5 [application]
Policy RPM:  selinux-policy-2.4.6-30.el5
Selinux Enabled:  True
Policy Type:  targeted
MLS Enabled:  True
Enforcing Mode:  Permissive
Plugin Name:  plugins.disable_trans
Host Name:  albany.sa.lga.redhat.com
Platform:  Linux albany.sa.lga.redhat.com 2.6.18-8.el5PAE #1 SMP Fri Jan 26
14:28:43 EST 2007 i686 i686
Alert Count:  1
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Raw Audit Messages :

avc: denied { use } for comm="modclusterd" dev=tmpfs egid=0 euid=0
exe="/usr/sbin/modclusterd" exit=0 fsgid=0 fsuid=0 gid=0 items=0 name="null"
path="/dev/null" pid=8869 scontext=root:system_r:ricci_modclusterd_t:s0 sgid=0
subj=root:system_r:ricci_modclusterd_t:s0 suid=0 tclass=fd
tcontext=root:system_r:rpm_script_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 tty=pts1 uid=0 

How reproducible:
Always-install conga on RHEL5

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-06-18 11:25:49 EDT
This can be ignored.  The update should have succeeded even though this avc was
generated.  I will dontaudit this message in the future.

Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-76.el5
Comment 2 Ryan McCabe 2008-01-18 13:55:40 EST
Closing per comment #1

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