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yawe_frek replied Jul 6, 2011 Hi there, Check your log file. Yeah, that's for the newer 5.2 version. -Steve ____________________________________________________________________________________ Be a better friend, newshound, and know-it-all with Yahoo! Should I change the log_group setting ? Yes. > It seems audit.log permission is 0600. http://justjoomla.net/unable-to/unable-to-save-permission-changes-access-is-denied.html

Man pages for auditd.conf do not show name_format option. Only message I see is >>"The audit daemon is exiting". Let's be paranoid and secure our penguins, and slam the doors on privacy exploits. Here is the last couple of entries (on Feb 29th, 08) in /var/log/audit.log type=CWD msg=audit(1204313263.896:1829993): cwd="/" type=PATH msg=audit(1204313263.896:1829993): item=0 name="/usr/lib/locale/locale-archive" inode=12838402 dev=08:03 mode=0100644 ouid=0 ogid=0 rdev=00:00 obj=system_u:object_r:locale_t:s0 type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1204313263.896:1829994): arch=40000003 syscall=5

Auditd Unable To Open /var/log/audit/audit.log (permission Denied)

szchase szchase View Public Profile Find all posts by szchase #3 31st January 2008, 05:41 PM Neil Parks Offline Registered User Join Date: Jan 2008 Posts: 1 The Auditing is failing to start. Romeo Ninov replied Jul 6, 2011 Init.d is not file, this is directory. how to stop muting nearby strings or will my fingers reshape after some practice?

Also, when it does come time for auditd to send its first email, we still need a transition from auditd to a mta domain. more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science Mobile. Unable To Set Initial Audit Startup State To 'enable', Exiting I've rebuilt the instance, but without the puppet module that configured auditd earlier.

Thanks. Service Auditd Start Failed xntpd issue xinetd Start Unrecognized Service X Windows problem in CentOS Oracle 10g TNS protocol adapter problem AIX - 0403-006 Execute permission denied Putty error-server unexpectedly closed network connection White Papers It only shows the daemon is closed > > > > successfully > > > > > I wonder whether there is other log file I should look. > > > Now auditd do not start and no selinux related messages in the system logs.

This way you do not need an email address with a '@' in it. Error - Audit Support Not In Kernel Neil Parks View Public Profile Find all posts by Neil Parks #4 2nd February 2008, 01:24 PM xirla Offline Registered User Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 5 Problem Because I use auditd -f to find out it was still the permission > issue of audit.log. > > What I wanted to do is let someone else able to read This sounds like a program that is being run from auditd doesn't have an auto transition and therefore appears as if it were auditd_t. > Man pages for auditd.conf do not

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so log file permissions are ok.reinstalling audit package does not help Top pschaff Retired Moderator Posts: 18276 Joined: 2006/12/13 20:15:34 Location: Tidewater, Virginia, North America Contact: Contact pschaff Website auditd problem It's using an AMI that is yum update'd today, but I yum update'd again to be sure. Auditd Unable To Open /var/log/audit/audit.log (permission Denied) I interactively generated the new policy modules and inserted it. Auditd Selinux We Acted.

I just want to send out this > email. this contact form Since SE Linux policy fails that, it rejects that address and then in turn fails the startup to let you know that you have something wrong in the configuration. Am i doing something wrong? How to make use of Devel debugging functions on large or complex objects What is this blue thing in a photograph of a bright light? Redhat Auditd Will Not Start

What precise output do you get upon: # /sbin/service auditd restart And what is your audit configuration (under /etc/audit)? How do you convince someone that parallel lines can touch? Anyway I tried > both options name_format = none and name_format = hostname and still > auditd fails to startup. http://justjoomla.net/unable-to/unable-to-save-permission-changes-on-regedit.html I need help to resolve this above issue.

You may need to temporarily add a simple rule like, "-w /etc/shadow -p w", to /etc/audit/audit.rules to trigger more detailed information. Auditd Tutorial If the email address has a '@' symbol, auditd calls gethostbyname to make sure that you don't have a typo in the email address and it can't send an email when Need access to an account?If your company has an existing Red Hat account, your organization administrator can grant you access.

I once manually ran fixfiles.

Open Source Communities Subscriptions Downloads Support Cases Account Back Log In Register Red Hat Account Number: Account Details Newsletter and Contact Preferences User Management Account Maintenance My Profile Notifications Help Log terminal=pts/0 res=success' Dec 8 14:54:06 aws-sonar-01 kernel: type=1101 audit(1418050446.777:251): user pid=7196 uid=0 auid=500 ses=6 subj=unconfined_u:unconfined_r:unconfined_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 msg='op=PAM:accounting acct="user" exe="/usr/sbin/run_init" hostname=? A finer-grained way of doing this is coming via permissive domains, where you can make a single domain permissive. -- Stephen Smalley National Security Agency -- fedora-selinux-list mailing list [hidden Auditd Rules Has anyone responded with a solution?

Register If you are a new customer, register now for access to product evaluations and purchasing capabilities. This is the message in messages file > > Mar 19 10:14:08 myhost kernel: input: USB HID v1.00 Keyboard [Silitek > Standard USB Keyboard ] on usb-0000:00:1d.7-5.1 > Mar 19 10:14:36 Only two packages were updated. Check This Out Anyway I tried both options name_format = none and name_format = hostname and still auditd fails to startup.

Thanks in advance. I truly appreciate your help and all others who helped me to resolve the issue. No entry gets logged into /var/log/audit/audit.log BTW I forgot to mention this in my earlier emails...sorry....sorry, I hope this might help. Find them fast with Yahoo!

OK, I thought you were running something newer from 5.2 beta. To be a little more concrete, it would seem that policy is missing a transition from auditd_t to sendmail's context and this is causing your avcs. Maybe you want to say SYSV start script, which is located in init.d directory Regards: Romeo Ninov Top This thread has been closed due to inactivity. I ran this semanage permissive -a auditd_t and now auditd starts.

Audit is now starting. Current version is audit-1.5.5-7.el5. Explore Labs Configuration Deployment Troubleshooting Security Additional Tools Red Hat Access plug-ins Red Hat Satellite Certificate Tool Red Hat Insights Increase visibility into IT operations to detect and resolve technical issues semanage permissive -a auditd_t service auditd start tail -n 20 messages |grep auditd | audit2allow -M auditd semodule -i auditd.pp semanage permissive -d auditd_t Still same problem init.d centos6.5 auditd sysv

Only message I see is "The audit daemon is exiting". run_init service auditd start Or just enable them to start at boot time, which is preferred. Since SE > Linux policy fails that, it rejects that address and then in turn fails > the startup to let you know that you have something wrong in the > Open Source Communities Subscriptions Downloads Support Cases Account Back Log In Register Red Hat Account Number: Account Details Newsletter and Contact Preferences User Management Account Maintenance My Profile Notifications Help Log

Top Display posts from previous: All posts1 day7 days2 weeks1 month3 months6 months1 year Sort by AuthorPost timeSubject AscendingDescending Post Reply Print view 3 posts • Page 1 of 1 Return i do not want to disable SELinux. Besides clearing space, you might want to change from email notification to something else until a new policy can be made with the auto transition. -Steve ____________________________________________________________________________________ Looking So on the first attempt, auditd only got so far in its initialization before exiting and thus didn't generate the later set of audit messages.

The email option should work assuming that SE Linux policy allows it.