Bug 251712 - [rhts] selinux warnings with automount
[rhts] selinux warnings with automount
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2007-08-10 11:59 EDT by Don Zickus
Modified: 2015-02-18 12:18 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0465
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 12:05:25 EDT
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Description Don Zickus 2007-08-10 11:59:57 EDT
Description of problem:

while running the mmap test on a PAE kernel, I ran into these avc warnings:
(see link for easier reading)

time->Fri Aug 10 00:47:28 2007
type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1186721248.365:10): arch=40000003 syscall=5 success=no
exit=-13 a0=687b63 a1=0 a2=680530 a3=87e4300 items=0 ppid=2160 pid=2161
auid=4294967295 uid=0 gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0
tty=(none) comm="automount" exe="/usr/sbin/automount"
subj=system_u:system_r:automount_t:s0 key=(null)
type=AVC msg=audit(1186721248.365:10): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=2161
comm="automount" name="random" dev=tmpfs ino=1929
tcontext=system_u:object_r:random_device_t:s0 tclass=chr_file

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distro rhel-5.1 20070808.nightly

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-08-22 09:49:54 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-82
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-01-30 14:15:44 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 12:05:25 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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