Bug 661669 - The upcoming audit patch causes inability to run sshd as non root
The upcoming audit patch causes inability to run sshd as non root
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openssh (Show other bugs)
All Linux
urgent Severity urgent
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Assigned To: Jan F. Chadima
BaseOS QE Security Team
: Regression
Depends On: 661666
Blocks: 640580
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Reported: 2010-12-09 05:48 EST by Jan F. Chadima
Modified: 2011-01-13 17:05 EST (History)
7 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: openssh-4.3p2-71.el5
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of: 661666
Last Closed: 2011-01-13 17:05:27 EST
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Description Jan F. Chadima 2010-12-09 05:48:40 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #661666 +++

Description of problem:
the audit code finist the session with EPERM

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
run /usr/sbin/sshd as non root user
run ssh localhost
Actual results:
connection is broken

Expected results:
the ssh works as expected

Additional info:

--- Additional comment from jchadima@redhat.com on 2010-12-09 05:47:52 EST ---

The solution is change the openssh's audit code according to pam's one.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-13 17:05:27 EST
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.


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