Bug 607162 - (FAIL)Testcase : 256969 register to Candlepin, then muck with your identity certs (for fun and profit)
Summary: (FAIL)Testcase : 256969 register to Candlepin, then muck with your identity c...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: subscription-manager
Version: 6.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Bryan Kearney
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Blocks: 568421
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Reported: 2010-06-23 12:24 UTC by spandey
Modified: 2015-04-23 23:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-05-19 13:37:29 UTC


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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHEA-2011:0611 normal SHIPPED_LIVE new package: subscription-manager 2011-05-18 17:56:21 UTC

Description spandey 2010-06-23 12:24:14 UTC
Description of problem:


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


How reproducible:
100%

perquisites :
candlepin : cert-fte-candlepin.devlab.redhat.com
client : Rhel 6 with SM version 63 

steps to repro :

1.Register to a Candlepin environment using valid credentials 
2.Append some garbage to one or both of the consumer certfiles: 
dd oflag=append count=100 bs=1 if=/dev/urandom of=/etc/pki/consumer/cert.pem 
dd oflag=append count=100 bs=1 if=/dev/urandom of=/etc/pki/consumer/key.pen 
3.Attempt to access some of the subscription-manager functionality that requires registration (listing available subscriptions, subscribing, etc.) 
Expected Result : 
User told that they must register their system to Candlepin with a properly-localized error message

Actual Result:
[root@sachrhel6 ~]# subscription-manager-cli list --available

140302928897792:error:0906D06C:PEM routines:PEM_read_bio:no start line:pem_lib.c:698:Expecting: CERTIFICATE



[root@sachrhel6 ~]# subscription-manager-cli list

140060373956352:error:0906D06C:PEM routines:PEM_read_bio:no start line:pem_lib.c:698:Expecting: CERTIFICATE

Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-23 12:52:51 UTC
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
inclusion.

Comment 4 wes hayutin 2010-07-22 19:01:17 UTC
Suggestion is to catch the error that ssl is exporting, and throw a human readable error.

Comment 5 Ajay Kumar Nadathur Sreenivasan 2010-07-26 15:05:45 UTC
I have added catch blocks to check for the certificate exceptions. If the certificate is not valid, the following message is printed to console. 

Consumer certificates corrupted. Please re-register

git-sha: 14ec170660b2d0429ac16611b856678ccc54d081

Comment 6 wes hayutin 2010-08-09 22:13:45 UTC
[root@client01-rhel6-beta2 src]# ./subscription-manager-cli list --available
Consumer certificates corrupted. Please re-register
[root@client01-rhel6-beta2 src]#

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-19 13:37:29 UTC
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
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHEA-2011-0611.html


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