auditd: /sbin/audispd permissions should be 0750

Here is an error message logged in /var/log/user.log and found on a linux box running Ubuntu 9.10

auditd: /sbin/audispd permissions should be 0750

Auditd is a daemon which belongs to the auditd package. This package contains a bunch of user utilities to store and analyze all what it is being logged by the audit subsystem in the Linux 2.6 kernel.

The only thing to do for this release version of Ubuntu :

root@localhost:~# ls -l /sbin/audispd
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 96020 2009-09-10 00:52 /sbin/audispd

root@localhost:~# ls -l /sbin/audispd
-rwxr-x— 1 root root 96020 2009-09-10 00:52 /sbin/audispd


root@localhost:~# dpkg-reconfigure auditd

update-rc.d: warning: auditd start runlevel arguments (S) do not match LSB Default-Start values (2 3 4 5)
update-rc.d: warning: auditd stop runlevel arguments (0 6) do not match LSB Default-Stop values (0 1 6)

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