Bug 409681 - openvpn denied write access to /var/log/openvpn-status.log
openvpn denied write access to /var/log/openvpn-status.log
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2007-12-03 21:50 EST by Yves Perrenoud
Modified: 2008-01-30 14:06 EST (History)
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Description Yves Perrenoud 2007-12-03 21:50:35 EST
Description of problem:

With the 3.0.8-62 update, openvpn is now being denied write access to
"/var/log/openvpn-status.log". Prior versions (3.0.8-56) did not have this
problem. Here's the AVC entry:

audit(1196733253.939:20): avc:  denied  { write } for  pid=1611 comm="openvpn"
path="/var/log/openvpn-status.log" dev=sda1 ino=993204
scontext=system_u:system_r:openvpn_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:var_log_t:s0

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-12-10 14:33:01 EST
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.0.8-68.fc8
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2008-01-30 14:06:06 EST
Bulk closing a old selinux policy bugs that were in the modified state.  If the
bug is still not fixed.  Please reopen.

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