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Re: Bug#519339: ITP: tmux -- an alternative to screen, licensed under 3-BSD

> >   I've not looked at this at all -  but the idea of shared sockets
> >  in /tmp which I recall from a previous message in the thread jumped out
> >  at me as being a recipe for symlink attacks, if nothing else.

[Mike Hommey]
> Screen does that too, so that would hardly be less secure than screen.

Well, if by "in /tmp" you mean "in /var/run/screen".
Peter Samuelson | org-tld!p12n!peter | http://p12n.org/

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