Bug 24219 - swapon -v gives misleading message
swapon -v gives misleading message
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mount (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
David Lawrence
Florence Gold
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Reported: 2001-01-17 11:36 EST by David Lawrence
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-17 13:24:18 EST
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Description Derek Tattersall 2001-01-17 11:36:28 EST
swapon -v give the message:
swapon: warning: /dev/sda6 has insecure permissions 0660, 0600 suggested
however since the device is ownerd by root:disk, and there are no members
of group disk other than root, this message suggests a vulnerability where
there is none.
Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-01-17 13:24:15 EST
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Florence Gold release
Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-01-17 13:39:36 EST
Fixed in 2.10r-2

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