SELinux Blocks Tomcat 7 Service in RHEL 7

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  • Trying to start Tomcat service in RHEL but it won't start.
  • SELinux denies name_bind access on the tcp_socket port 8082.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
    • 7.4
  • Apache Tomcat
    • 7.0.76
  • selinux-policy-3.13.1-166

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