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Re: New stable version after Sarge

On Tuesday 04 January 2005 05:58 pm, Neil McGovern wrote:
> Recently, I did have a box rooted. This was due to a user running phpbb
> on the system, without me knowing, despite the policy of no software
> without clearance from me.

My I ask, how did the attacker get root?  Did the user have root access that 
was used to install phpbb, or was a local exploit used once the user's 
account was compromised?


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