Bug 67311 - world-writable non-sticky lock directory
Summary: world-writable non-sticky lock directory
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Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: mgetty   
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Version: beta3
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Keywords: Security
: 70770 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 67218
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-06-22 04:19 UTC by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-23 19:51:13 UTC
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Description Chris Ricker 2002-06-22 04:19:20 UTC
This bug also exists in Red Hat 7.3 (bug #65081) and needs to be fixed there as

The mgetty-sendfax lockfile directory is world-writable and not sticky.

[root@localhost outgoing]# ls -ld /var/spool/fax/outgoing/locks/
drwxrwxrwx    2 root     root         4096 May 26 23:05
[root@localhost outgoing]# 

At a minimum, this should be chmod 1777

Comment 1 Chris Ricker 2002-07-10 02:59:17 UTC
still true with beta3

Comment 2 Elliot Lee 2002-08-23 19:51:07 UTC
*** Bug 70770 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Elliot Lee 2002-08-23 20:26:58 UTC
mgetty-1.1.28-8 should fix this

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