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Bug 224620 - AVC_PATH audit records
Summary: AVC_PATH audit records
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 5.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Alexander Viro
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-01-26 18:37 UTC by Steve Grubb
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0959
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-11-07 19:22:28 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0959 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated kernel packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Update 1 2007-11-08 00:47:37 UTC

Description Steve Grubb 2007-01-26 18:37:18 UTC
Description of problem:
When no audit rules are loaded and an avc is logged from SE Linux, we are not
getting the AUDIT_AVC_PATH record. The SE Linux users really would like this
information since it identifies the file that is involved in the avc.

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

Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-04-03 00:46:30 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 5 Alexander Viro 2007-06-01 14:06:37 UTC
patch posted on linux-audit and selinux list, ACKed, backport
posted on rhkernel-list, got one ACK and no NAKs.

Comment 6 Eric Paris 2007-06-04 21:21:35 UTC
moving to state POST since it was posted to the internal list.

Comment 7 Don Zickus 2007-06-16 00:31:03 UTC
in 2.6.18-27.el5
You can download this test kernel from

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-07 19:22:28 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 the 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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