SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/abrtd "read write" access on /var/run/abrtd.lock on RHEL6.

Solution Verified - Updated -


The following SELinux error is generated from the automated bug reporting tool (abrt):

SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/abrtd "read write" access on

Detailed Description:

SELinux denied access requested by abrtd. It is not expected that this access
required by abrtd and this access may signal an intrusion attempt. It is also
possible that the specific version or configuration of the application is
causing it to require additional access.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • selinux-policy-3.7.19-21.el6.noarch

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