Bug#2953: mirror creates mode 0666 .in.* files
Marek> A workaround is to specify the umask parameter to mirror (using -k
Marek> or mirror.defaults) - 07022 instead of the default 07000. But users
Marek> might be unaware of this problem - I think the default umask value
Marek> should be changed to something less insecure like (at least) 07022.
I added umask=07022 to /etc/mirror/mirror.defaults in the new mirror-2.8-4,
and I also forwarded your report to the mirror-people list.
Dirk Eddelb"uttel http://qed.econ.queensu.ca/~edd