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Bug 1391040 - please allow /usr/libexec/abrt-hook-ccpp (kernel.core_pattern) to drop Capabilities
Summary: please allow /usr/libexec/abrt-hook-ccpp (kernel.core_pattern) to drop Capabi...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: 26
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Lukas Vrabec
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2016-11-02 13:05 UTC by Jakub Filak
Modified: 2017-05-09 21:21 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version: selinux-policy-3.13.1-251.fc26
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Last Closed: 2017-05-09 21:21:43 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Jakub Filak 2016-11-02 13:05:51 UTC
Description of problem:
ABRT kernel.core_pattern has been recently enhanced to drop all capabilities [1] but SELinux prevents the process to do that.

time->Wed Nov  2 14:00:50 2016
type=PROCTITLE msg=audit(1478091650.527:3205): proctitle=2F7573722F6C6962657865632F616272742D686F6F6B2D636370700031310031383434363734343037333730393535313631350031393539370031383630310031383630310031343738303931363530003139353937003139353937
type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1478091650.527:3205): arch=c000003e syscall=126 success=yes exit=0 a0=55fffd7678d4 a1=55fffd7678dc a2=5 a3=1 items=0 ppid=19598 pid=19599 auid=4294967295 uid=18601 gid=18601 euid=18601 suid=18601 fsuid=18601 egid=18601 sgid=18601 fsgid=18601 tty=(none) ses=4294967295 comm="abrt-hook-ccpp" exe="/usr/libexec/abrt-hook-ccpp" subj=system_u:system_r:abrt_dump_oops_t:s0 key=(null)
type=AVC msg=audit(1478091650.527:3205): avc:  denied  { setcap } for  pid=19599 comm="abrt-hook-ccpp" scontext=system_u:system_r:abrt_dump_oops_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:system_r:abrt_dump_oops_t:s0 tclass=process permissive=1

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

How reproducible:
Always with the most recent ABRT version from upstream


Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2017-02-28 10:32:44 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 26 development cycle.
Changing version to '26'.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2017-04-19 20:39:20 UTC
selinux-policy-3.13.1-251.fc26 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 26.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2017-04-20 20:23:49 UTC
selinux-policy-3.13.1-251.fc26 has been pushed to the Fedora 26 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
See for
instructions on how to install test updates.
You can provide feedback for this update here:

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2017-05-09 21:21:43 UTC
selinux-policy-3.13.1-251.fc26 has been pushed to the Fedora 26 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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