Re: UMASK 002 or 022?
On 2017-06-30 00:18, darkestkhan wrote:
Are you saying that default permissions for home dirs in Debian is 755?
It was when I installed Jessie and most recently Stretch.
Can you point to a real, specific security problem that this has
I already did, in my email. Maybe not a "security problem" that is going
to get a CVE, but I don't think people realize users of other accounts
can read their files. I doubt this is understood when a separate account
If windows is different, it looks to be the outlier because macOS
behaves the same way as Debian:
I was only referencing Windows and Mac in case their was an assumption
that Linux users are knowledgeable enough to change umask/permissions
(and to even know about them). I was not (and do not know) what Windows
and/or Mac umask/permissions are (or if they have them at all).