Re: RedHat Question
Date: Wed, 7 May 2008 13:45:37 -0700
On Tue, May 6, 2008 at 9:02 AM, Niall Litchfield <niall.litchfield_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Isn't this for both security and space management (quota) issues.
Allowing users to chown their files is definitely a security issue.
Imagine if you could write a script, then 'chown root myscript.sh', and run it with root privileges?
Re the quota issues, I hadn't thought of that one, but users could easily
quotas limits with chown.
-- Jared Still Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-lReceived on Wed May 07 2008 - 15:45:37 CDT