Re: Some questions about limits.conf and suid.

From: Seth Arnold (sarnold@wirex.com)
Date: 08/20/01


Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2001 13:20:09 -0700
From: Seth Arnold <sarnold@wirex.com>
To: focus-linux@lists.securityfocus.com
Subject: Re: Some questions about limits.conf and suid.
Message-ID: <20010820132009.R11991@wirex.com>

On Mon, Aug 20, 2001 at 09:24:01PM +0900, Sukbum Hong wrote:
> (1) Anyone who knows the difference between two permissions?
> First is 4411 and second is 4511.
> and they have no difference using as I know.

4411 is setuid readonly for owner plus setuid execute only for group and
everyone.

4511 is setuid read and execute for owner plus setuid execute only for
group and everyone.

For more details, check your system's chmod(1) manpage.

Cheers!