[CentOS] OpenSSH-5.3p1 selinux problem on CentOS-5.4.

James B. Byrne byrnejb at harte-lyne.ca
Thu Feb 4 15:18:14 UTC 2010


On Thu, February 4, 2010 10:08, Marc Wiatrowski wrote:
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> Have you looked at using rssh as the users shell?  You can limit the
> user to a chroot sftp only. Its not stock, but ssh can then be.
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> http://dag.wieers.com/rpm/packages/rssh/
>

I looked at rssh briefly yesterday when someone suggested it.  Had I
known of it before we started down this road then we might have used
it instead.  However, at the moment we seem to have a working
solution and so we will stick with that for now.

I am not sure what effect disabling SELinux support in SSH actually
has from a security standpoint.  So, if anyone cares to enlighten me
on the the consequences I would like to know.

Regards,


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