Re: rwxr-xr-x /root
It seems to me that there should be a "global" decision made
when the system is insatlled between:
1. This computer should be more OPEN than SECURE.
2. This computer should be more SECURE than OPEN.
Subsequently installed/configured security-conscious
packages can be guided by this "global" setting.
On Mon, Nov 13, 2000 at 09:11:35AM -0500, H. S. Teoh wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 13, 2000 at 03:01:09PM +0100, Miros/law `Jubal' Baran wrote:
> > 13.11.2000 pisze Roland Bauerschmidt (email@example.com):
> > > Ok, I'll leave it at 755. If somebody wants something different, he can
> > > always change it.
> > Maybe it should ask the administrator, when installed first time? (with
> > default set to 755)?
> Yes! Good idea! When you can't decide on something, ask. That's the best
> approach, IMHO. :-)