Bug 530191 - SELinux is preventing /usr/bin/qemu-kvm "setrlimit" access.
SELinux is preventing /usr/bin/qemu-kvm "setrlimit" access.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 530192
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-10-21 16:16 EDT by Martin Kho
Modified: 2009-10-21 16:50 EDT (History)
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Description Martin Kho 2009-10-21 16:16:00 EDT

SELinux is preventing /usr/bin/qemu-kvm "setrlimit" access.

Detailed Description:

[SELinux is in permissive mode. This access was not denied.]

SELinux denied access requested by qemu-kvm. It is not expected that this access
is required by qemu-kvm and this access may signal an intrusion attempt. It is
also possible that the specific version or configuration of the application is
causing it to require additional access.

Allowing Access:

You can generate a local policy module to allow this access - see FAQ
(http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/selinux-faq-fc5/#id2961385) Please file a bug

Additional Information:

Source Context                system_u:system_r:svirt_t:s0:c8,c783
Target Context                system_u:system_r:svirt_t:s0:c8,c783
Target Objects                None [ process ]
Source                        qemu-kvm
Source Path                   /usr/bin/qemu-kvm
Port                          <Unknown>
Host                          (removed)
Source RPM Packages           qemu-system-x86-0.11.0-7.fc12
Target RPM Packages           
Policy RPM                    selinux-policy-3.6.32-27.fc12
Selinux Enabled               True
Policy Type                   targeted
MLS Enabled                   True
Enforcing Mode                Permissive
Plugin Name                   catchall
Host Name                     (removed)
Platform                      Linux (removed)
                              #1 SMP Tue Sep 29 16:16:22 EDT 2009 x86_64 x86_64
Alert Count                   1
First Seen                    Wed 21 Oct 2009 10:08:48 PM CEST
Last Seen                     Wed 21 Oct 2009 10:08:48 PM CEST
Local ID                      8da2cc78-3067-4d55-a827-2f5f30ca4b03
Line Numbers                  

Raw Audit Messages            

node=(removed) type=AVC msg=audit(1256155728.116:87): avc:  denied  { setrlimit } for  pid=31233 comm="qemu-kvm" scontext=system_u:system_r:svirt_t:s0:c8,c783 tcontext=system_u:system_r:svirt_t:s0:c8,c783 tclass=process

node=(removed) type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1256155728.116:87): arch=c000003e syscall=160 success=yes exit=0 a0=4 a1=7fffdb748940 a2=0 a3=32a9018230 items=0 ppid=31231 pid=31233 auid=4294967295 uid=107 gid=107 euid=107 suid=107 fsuid=107 egid=107 sgid=107 fsgid=107 tty=(none) ses=4294967295 comm="qemu-kvm" exe="/usr/bin/qemu-kvm" subj=system_u:system_r:svirt_t:s0:c8,c783 key=(null)

Hash String generated from  selinux-policy-3.6.32-27.fc12,catchall,qemu-kvm,svirt_t,svirt_t,process,setrlimit
audit2allow suggests:

#============= svirt_t ==============
allow svirt_t self:process setrlimit;
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2009-10-21 16:50:52 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 530192 ***

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