Bug 811757 - SELinux is preventing spice-vdagentd from using the 'signal' accesses on a process.
Summary: SELinux is preventing spice-vdagentd from using the 'signal' accesses on a pr...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: 17
Hardware: i686
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Miroslav Grepl
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:2ab574d0eb8c44df705830cc766...
Depends On:
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Reported: 2012-04-11 22:00 UTC by Matěj Cepl
Modified: 2018-04-11 14:00 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-04-18 22:51:06 UTC
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Description Matěj Cepl 2012-04-11 22:00:37 UTC
libreport version: 2.0.10
executable:     /usr/bin/python
hashmarkername: setroubleshoot
kernel:         3.3.0-1.fc17.i686
time:           Wed 11 Apr 2012 11:58:56 PM CEST

:SELinux is preventing spice-vdagentd from using the 'signal' accesses on a process.
:*****  Plugin catchall (100. confidence) suggests  ***************************
:If you believe that spice-vdagentd should be allowed signal access on processes labeled vdagent_t by default.
:Then you should report this as a bug.
:You can generate a local policy module to allow this access.
:allow this access for now by executing:
:# grep spice-vdagentd /var/log/audit/audit.log | audit2allow -M mypol
:# semodule -i mypol.pp
:Additional Information:
:Source Context                system_u:system_r:vdagent_t:s0
:Target Context                system_u:system_r:vdagent_t:s0
:Target Objects                 [ process ]
:Source                        spice-vdagentd
:Source Path                   spice-vdagentd
:Port                          <Unknown>
:Host                          (removed)
:Source RPM Packages           
:Target RPM Packages           
:Policy RPM                    selinux-policy-3.10.0-110.fc17.noarch
:Selinux Enabled               True
:Policy Type                   targeted
:Enforcing Mode                Enforcing
:Host Name                     (removed)
:Platform                      Linux (removed) 3.3.0-1.fc17.i686 #1
:                              SMP Mon Mar 19 03:19:22 UTC 2012 i686 i686
:Alert Count                   2
:First Seen                    Wed 11 Apr 2012 11:57:46 PM CEST
:Last Seen                     Wed 11 Apr 2012 11:57:46 PM CEST
:Local ID                      37c549d7-3e60-4ff2-9bd9-4c0d7f539daf
:Raw Audit Messages
:type=AVC msg=audit(1334181466.549:332): avc:  denied  { signal } for  pid=528 comm="spice-vdagentd" scontext=system_u:system_r:vdagent_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:system_r:vdagent_t:s0 tclass=process
:Hash: spice-vdagentd,vdagent_t,vdagent_t,process,signal
:audit2allowunable to open /sys/fs/selinux/policy:  Permission denied
:audit2allow -Runable to open /sys/fs/selinux/policy:  Permission denied

Comment 1 Miroslav Grepl 2012-04-12 08:36:47 UTC
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17.noarch

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-04-13 08:41:32 UTC
selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-04-14 01:46:20 UTC
Package selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-04-18 22:51:06 UTC
selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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