Bug 41912 - /usr/cyrus/bin/deliver-wrapper is cyrus writable
/usr/cyrus/bin/deliver-wrapper is cyrus writable
Product: Red Hat Powertools
Classification: Retired
Component: cyrus-imapd (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2001-05-22 16:49 EDT by Jarno Huuskonen
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-12 06:12:42 EST
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Description Jarno Huuskonen 2001-05-22 16:49:28 EDT
Description of Problem:
(rawhide powertools cyrus-imapd-2.0.9-3)
cyrus:mail owns /usr/cyrus/bin/deliver-wrapper (and the
program is setgid). Why is the program owned(writable) by cyrus ? If
somebody can get user cyrus permissions they can modify the program -->
possibility to gain more privileges.

(I haven't fully investigated the issue and apologize if this is a non
Comment 1 Mark J. Cox 2003-02-12 06:12:42 EST
Closing, Power Tools no longer supported.

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