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Re: Debian Policy based on the wrong technical assumptions



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In message <199707010943.LAA31745@mvmap66.ciw.uni-karlsruhe.de>, 
    Thomas Koenig writes:
>Yet another large and potentially buggy piece of software running on a
>system.  Yet another chance to mess up configuration files in a
>security-relevant way.  I don't think these two issues can be addressed
>by authentication provided by the webserver :-)

I don't know: /etc/hosts.deny and /etc/hosts.allow never struck me as 
particularly difficult to comprehend, and if you want to access from 
beyond your local machine, you should be the one worrying about security.
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