Bug 489899 - selinux-policy: allow dbus to domain_read_all_domains_state [rhel-5.4]
selinux-policy: allow dbus to domain_read_all_domains_state [rhel-5.4]
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
: ZStream
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Blocks: CVE-2008-4311
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Reported: 2009-03-12 10:10 EDT by Tomas Hoger
Modified: 2012-10-15 09:57 EDT (History)
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Clone Of: 489894
Last Closed: 2009-09-02 03:58:35 EDT
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Description Tomas Hoger 2009-03-12 10:10:12 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #489894 +++

dbus patch for CVE-2008-4311 introduces logging of denied message bus messages.
To make the messages more useful, dbus-daemon reads /proc/*/cmdline and
include its content in log message.  Such access is, however, prohibited by
current selinux-policy in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.  To avoid AVCs for dbus
log messages, policy should allow dbus-daemon to:


Note: this fix is already included in selinux-policy in Rawhide / Fedora 11.
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2009-03-12 10:33:21 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-217.el5
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 03:58:35 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
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