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Bug 602350 - SELinux is preventing /usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service "execute" access on /usr/sbin/ipsec.
SELinux is preventing /usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service "execute" access ...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Miroslav Grepl
Milos Malik
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Reported: 2010-06-09 12:50 EDT by Matěj Cepl
Modified: 2012-10-15 10:02 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: selinux-policy-3.7.19-26.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 16:34:38 EST
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Description Matěj Cepl 2010-06-09 12:50:50 EDT
WHen trying locally build 


SELinux is preventing /usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service "execute" access on

Podrobný popis:

SELinux denied access requested by nm-openswan-ser. It is not expected that this
access is required by nm-openswan-ser 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.

Povolení přístupu:

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

Další informace:

Kontext zdroje                system_u:system_r:NetworkManager_t:s0
Kontext cíle                 system_u:object_r:ipsec_mgmt_exec_t:s0
Objekty cíle                 /usr/sbin/ipsec [ file ]
Zdroj                         nm-openswan-ser
Cesta zdroje                  /usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service
Port                          <Neznámé>
Počítač                    (removed)
RPM balíčky zdroje          NetworkManager-
RPM balíčky cíle           openswan-2.6.25-2.el6
RPM politiky                  selinux-policy-3.7.19-23.el6
Selinux povolen               True
Typ politiky                  targeted
Vynucovací režim            Enforcing
Název zásuvného modulu     catchall
Název počítače            (removed)
Platforma                     Linux (removed) 2.6.32-33.el6.x86_64 #1
                              SMP Thu Jun 3 13:00:03 EDT 2010 x86_64 x86_64
Počet upozornění           2
Poprvé viděno               St 9. červen 2010, 18:48:51 CEST
Naposledy viděno             St 9. červen 2010, 18:49:24 CEST
Místní ID                   92db2c80-711a-4739-bd8e-83fe96c3b6be
Čísla řádků              

Původní zprávy auditu      

node=(removed) type=AVC msg=audit(1276102164.678:102): avc:  denied  { execute } for  pid=23042 comm="nm-openswan-ser" name="ipsec" dev=dm-1 ino=526777 scontext=system_u:system_r:NetworkManager_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:ipsec_mgmt_exec_t:s0 tclass=file

node=(removed) type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1276102164.678:102): arch=c000003e syscall=59 success=no exit=-13 a0=402f05 a1=2257510 a2=7fffcbdc3bf8 a3=7fffcbdc2d70 items=0 ppid=1 pid=23042 auid=4294967295 uid=0 gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0 tty=(none) ses=4294967295 comm="nm-openswan-ser" exe="/usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service" subj=system_u:system_r:NetworkManager_t:s0 key=(null)

Hash String generated from  catchall,nm-openswan-ser,NetworkManager_t,ipsec_mgmt_exec_t,file,execute
audit2allow suggests:

#============= NetworkManager_t ==============
allow NetworkManager_t ipsec_mgmt_exec_t:file execute;
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-09 13:13:07 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2010-06-09 16:09:21 EDT
What file is labeled ipsec_mgmt_exec_t?  


DOes not exist in Fedora?
Comment 4 Daniel Walsh 2010-06-18 09:39:24 EDT
I think this might be fixed in the current RHEL6 or there is another bug on it.

Rawhide has this label

/usr/libexec/nm-openswan-service	-- 	gen_context(system_u:object_r:ipsec_mgmt_exec_t,s0)

And a transition between NetworkManager_t and ipsec_mgmt_t
Comment 5 Miroslav Grepl 2010-06-21 04:26:29 EDT
Yes, it was added to selinux-policy-3.7.19-26.el6
Comment 8 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 16:34:38 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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