[UCI-Linux] Fedora Core 3 Update: policycoreutils-1.18.1-2

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Tue Nov 30 11:09:01 PST 2004

Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2004 13:34:37 -0500
From: Daniel J Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Subject: Fedora Core 3 Update: policycoreutils-1.18.1-2

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : policycoreutils
Version     : 1.18.1
Release     : 2
Summary     : SELinux policy core utilities.
Description :
Security-enhanced Linux is a patch 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:

FixFiles.cron is not needed for targeted policy and needs to be reworked 
for strict policy.  Removing prevents possible relabeling problems.
* Fri Nov 12 2004 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.18.1-2

- Upgrade to latest from NSA
- Eliminate fixfiles.cron

This update can be downloaded from:

d236f0fe2ea65b2f400b23c466692d45  SRPMS/policycoreutils-1.18.1-2.src.rpm
7641b68bb78ae09d79d2932a761fd3c2  x86_64/policycoreutils-1.18.1-2.x86_64.rpm
42b62211020a3f9f879b4adf3ad825a8  i386/policycoreutils-1.18.1-2.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.

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