Bug 6158 - smbmount smbumount should be suid
smbmount smbumount should be suid
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Reported: 1999-10-20 14:25 EDT by Neal D. Becker
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-10-20 14:34:49 EDT
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Description Neal D. Becker 1999-10-20 14:25:22 EDT
smbmount and smbumount should be installed suid root.  At least, that's
what they claim if you run them as a non-root user.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-10-20 14:34:59 EDT
This can introduce some security holes, so we don't ship
it that way.

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