[CentOS] selinux denial of cgi script with httpd using ssl

Tue Sep 5 02:10:08 UTC 2017
Gregory P. Ennis <PoMec at PoMec.Net>

On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 9:49 AM, Gregory P. Ennis <PoMec at pomec.net> wrote:

> Thanks for your help.
> I did pick up an additional entry in the audit file :
> type=AVC msg=audit(1504561395.709:10196): avc:  denied  { execute } for
> pid=19163 comm="/usr/sbin/httpd" name="s.check.cgi" dev="dm-0"
> ino=537182029 scontext=system_u:system_r:httpd_t:s0
> tcontext=unconfined_u:object_r:httpd_sys_content_t:s0 tclass=file
> Unfortunately, I am not sure how the above tells me what is wrong.


Have you then tried passing this message though audit2why ?

Maybe read through https://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/SELinux if you haven't

If you want something simpler maybe try installing setroubleshoot and


Thanks to everyone, I am in the process of working through everyone's
suggestions, will post what I find that works.