Bug 336841 - segfault in seinfo
Summary: segfault in seinfo
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: setools
Version: 8
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Chris PeBenito
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-10-17 22:47 UTC by Steve Grubb
Modified: 2008-11-27 11:47 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-11-27 11:47:00 UTC
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Description Steve Grubb 2007-10-17 22:47:18 UTC
Description of problem:
Running "seinfo -t" segfaults.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
every time

Additional Info
==8325== Invalid read of size 8
==8325==    at 0x3735417375: qpol_type_get_name (type_query.c:289)
==8325==    by 0x403AD9: (within /usr/bin/seinfo)
==8325==    by 0x403D7A: (within /usr/bin/seinfo)
==8325==    by 0x406637: (within /usr/bin/seinfo)
==8325==    by 0x373141E073: (below main) (in /lib64/libc-2.6.90.so)
==8325==  Address 0x8068688F0 is not stack'd, malloc'd or (recently) free

Comment 1 Chris PeBenito 2007-10-18 12:09:20 UTC
Just in time for you to try an updated setools.  Can you try

Comment 2 Steve Grubb 2007-10-18 12:27:09 UTC
Sure, as soon as it hits rawhide.

Comment 3 Steve Grubb 2007-10-18 13:40:02 UTC
Ok its in rawhide and I tested it. Still segfaults. I'm using targeted-policy.

Comment 4 Chris PeBenito 2007-11-06 16:42:37 UTC
bug in libsepol.  http://marc.info/?l=selinux&m=119281908028979&w=2

Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 14:09:25 UTC
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
during the development of Fedora 8. In order to refocus our efforts as
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