Re: SUID program removal

From: Jason Giglio (jgiglio@netmar.com)
Date: 10/19/01


Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2001 16:29:33 -0400
From: Jason Giglio <jgiglio@netmar.com>
To: Michael Kjorling <michael@kjorling.com>, focus-linux@securityfocus.com
Subject: Re: SUID program removal
Message-Id: <20011019162933.1fe5d65f.jgiglio@netmar.com>


>
> And of course, one should never, never, NEVER make ANY system
> executable world writable! I prefer to keep them at root.root 0555 or
> at times even 0511 unless there is specific reason to do otherwise.
>

What's the point of 511 rather than 500?

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Jason Giglio
Information Technology Coordinator, Smyth Companies, Bedford VA
Phone: 540-586-2311x113
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