Fedora 11 Update: policycoreutils-2.0.62-12.14.fc11

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-09-29 13:45:27

Name        : policycoreutils
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 2.0.62
Release     : 12.14.fc11
URL         : http://www.selinuxproject.org
Summary     : SELinux policy core utilities
Description :
Security-enhanced Linux is a feature of the Linux® kernel and a number
of utilities with enhanced security functionality designed to add
mandatory access controls to Linux.  The Security-enhanced Linux
kernel contains new architectural components originally developed to
improve the security of the Flask operating system. These
architectural components provide general support for the enforcement
of many kinds of mandatory access control policies, including those
based on the concepts of Type Enforcement®, Role-based Access
Control, and Multi-level Security.

policycoreutils contains the policy core utilities that are required
for basic operation of a SELinux system.  These utilities include
load_policy to load policies, setfiles to label filesystems, newrole
to switch roles, and run_init to run /etc/init.d scripts in the proper

Update Information:

- Fix for setfiles leaks descriptors from Steve Grubb   - Fix restorecond
reusing watch descriptor

* Thu Sep 24 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.14
- Fix tight loop in restorecond patch from Martin Orr
* Wed Sep 23 2009 Miroslav Grepl <mgrepl at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.13
- Fix for setfiles leaks descriptors from Steve Grubb
* Fri Jun 26 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.12
- Fix polgen.py
* Tue Jun  9 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.11
- Fix polgen.py
* Thu Jun  4 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.10
- Add sepolgen executable
* Mon Jun  1 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.9
- Fix mount options on sandbox
* Tue May 26 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.8
- Allow polgen.py to generate policy for just the binary
* Tue May 26 2009 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 2.0.62-12.7
- Fix sandbox to be able to execute files in homedir

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update policycoreutils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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