Re: Proposed policy on set-id programs
On Fri, 22 Nov 96 07:05 GMT, Ian Jackson writes:
>A Debian package may contain set-id programs only if approved by one
>of the Debian security reviewer(s) who is satisfied that:
>* If the program is set-gid (not set-uid) to a non-security-critical,
> non-core group such as games:
> - That this does not pose a significant risk to the remainder of the
Maybe its due to that English is not my first language, but in my
understanding, the sentence should read:
* If the program is set-gid (not set-uid) to a security-critical,
Or is games viewed as security-critical? And what happens with the
non-security setgid programs?
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