Scientific Linux Security Update : selinux-policy on SL5.x i386/x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 61093


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


In accordance with the Scientific Linux errata policy, we are pushing out this selinux-policy bug fix as a security errata

The selinux-policy packages contain the rules that govern how confined processes run on the system.

These updated selinux-policy packages include a number of bug fixes and enhancements. Space precludes documenting all of these changes in this advisory.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61093

File Name: sl_20110721_selinux_policy_on_SL5_x.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/08/01

Modified: 2012/08/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/21