Bug 811842 - selinux prevents yppasswdd from starting
Summary: selinux prevents yppasswdd from starting
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: 17
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Linux
unspecified
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Miroslav Grepl
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 816135
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2012-04-12 05:48 UTC by Martin Cermak
Modified: 2012-04-25 10:36 UTC (History)
3 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 22:51:11 UTC
Type: Bug


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Description Martin Cermak 2012-04-12 05:48:20 UTC
Description of problem:

  In enforcing mode, yppasswdd can't start. Following AVC denial is audited:

type=AVC msg=audit(1334209348.358:1851): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=23221 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" path="/usr/bin/bash" dev="dm-1" ino=3941 scontext=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:shell_exec_t:s0 tclass=file


  In permissive mode yppasswdd starts and Following AVC denials are audited:

type=AVC msg=audit(1334209431.352:1855): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=23242 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" path="/usr/bin/bash" dev="dm-1" ino=3941 scontext=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:shell_exec_t:s0 tclass=file
type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1334209431.352:1855): arch=c000003e syscall=10 success=yes exit=0 a0=6d9000 a1=1000 a2=1 a3=0 items=0 ppid=1 pid=23242 auid=4294967295 uid=0 gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0 tty=(none) ses=4294967295 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" exe="/usr/bin/bash" subj=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 key=(null)
type=AVC msg=audit(1334209431.360:1856): avc:  denied  { execute } for  pid=23242 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" name="rpc.yppasswdd" dev="dm-1" ino=21671 scontext=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:yppasswdd_exec_t:s0 tclass=file
type=AVC msg=audit(1334209431.360:1856): avc:  denied  { read open } for  pid=23242 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" name="rpc.yppasswdd" dev="dm-1" ino=21671 scontext=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:yppasswdd_exec_t:s0 tclass=file
type=AVC msg=audit(1334209431.360:1856): avc:  denied  { execute_no_trans } for  pid=23242 comm="rpc.yppasswdd.e" path="/usr/sbin/rpc.yppasswdd" dev="dm-1" ino=21671 scontext=system_u:system_r:rpcd_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:yppasswdd_exec_t:s0 tclass=file


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

kernel-3.3.1-3.fc17.x86_64
selinux-policy-3.10.0-110.fc17.noarch
systemd-44-4.fc17.x86_64
ypserv-2.27-1.fc17.x86_64


How reproducible:

  Always

Steps to Reproduce:

  Start configured service

Comment 1 Miroslav Grepl 2012-04-13 06:11:10 UTC
We will need to change labeling.

Martin,
could you try to execute

$ chcon -t yppasswdd_exec_t /usr/sbin/rpc.yppasswdd.env

and re-test it?

Comment 2 Miroslav Grepl 2012-04-13 06:12:40 UTC
Ok, I see some issues which I am fixing.

Comment 3 Miroslav Grepl 2012-04-13 06:17:39 UTC
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-04-13 08:41:37 UTC
selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-04-14 01:46:26 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:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-5870/selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 6 Martin Cermak 2012-04-16 12:11:10 UTC
I can confirm this is fixed now:

kernel-3.3.1-5.fc17.x86_64
selinux-policy-3.10.0-114.fc17.noarch
systemd-44-4.fc17.x86_64
ypserv-2.27-1.fc17.x86_64


Thanks!

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-04-18 22:51:11 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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