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Bug 1828048 - SELinux is preventing dnssec-trigger- from using the 'sys_nice' capabilities.
Summary: SELinux is preventing dnssec-trigger- from using the 'sys_nice' capabilities.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1811407
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: 32
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Zdenek Pytela
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:6cfdf390cb641a33e60fcbb3112...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-04-26 13:06 UTC by Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
Modified: 2020-04-27 16:29 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2020-04-27 16:29:25 UTC
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Description Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2020-04-26 13:06:22 UTC
Description of problem:
Appeared on first boot after upgrading from F31.
SELinux is preventing dnssec-trigger- from using the 'sys_nice' capabilities.

*****  Plugin catchall (100. confidence) suggests   **************************

If you believe that dnssec-trigger- should have the sys_nice capability 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:
# ausearch -c 'dnssec-trigger-' --raw | audit2allow -M my-dnssectrigger
# semodule -X 300 -i my-dnssectrigger.pp

Additional Information:
Source Context                system_u:system_r:dnssec_trigger_t:s0
Target Context                system_u:system_r:dnssec_trigger_t:s0
Target Objects                Unknown [ capability ]
Source                        dnssec-trigger-
Source Path                   dnssec-trigger-
Port                          <Unknown>
Host                          (removed)
Source RPM Packages           
Target RPM Packages           
SELinux Policy RPM            selinux-policy-3.14.5-32.fc32.noarch
Local Policy RPM              selinux-policy-targeted-3.14.5-32.fc32.noarch
Selinux Enabled               True
Policy Type                   targeted
Enforcing Mode                Enforcing
Host Name                     (removed)
Platform                      Linux (removed) 5.6.6-300.fc32.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue
                              Apr 21 13:44:19 UTC 2020 x86_64 x86_64
Alert Count                   5
First Seen                    2020-04-26 15:00:59 CEST
Last Seen                     2020-04-26 15:01:18 CEST
Local ID                      a7358a13-6c74-4623-b906-d3c18d00a280

Raw Audit Messages
type=AVC msg=audit(1587906078.711:256): avc:  denied  { sys_nice } for  pid=9815 comm="dnssec-trigger-" capability=23  scontext=system_u:system_r:dnssec_trigger_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:system_r:dnssec_trigger_t:s0 tclass=capability permissive=0

Hash: dnssec-trigger-,dnssec_trigger_t,dnssec_trigger_t,capability,sys_nice

Version-Release number of selected component:

Additional info:
component:      selinux-policy
reporter:       libreport-2.12.0
hashmarkername: setroubleshoot
kernel:         5.6.6-300.fc32.x86_64
type:           libreport

Comment 1 Zdenek Pytela 2020-04-27 16:29:25 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1811407 ***

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