Bug 625915 - SELinux is preventing load_policy (load_policy_t) "write" to pipe (initrc_t).
SELinux is preventing load_policy (load_policy_t) "write" to pipe (initrc_t).
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Miroslav Grepl
BaseOS QE Security Team
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Reported: 2010-08-20 15:34 EDT by Philip Herrera
Modified: 2010-11-29 13:17 EST (History)
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Description Philip Herrera 2010-08-20 15:34:23 EDT
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SELinux denied access requested by load_policy. It is not expected that this access is required by load_policy 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. 

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2010-08-21 06:57:39 EDT
This looks like load_policy was being executed by an rpm post install.  Did this AVC happen within an update?

What package were you using to update your system?

You can safely ignore the AVC.

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