Security update for LEAFNODE
(Last modified: 06MAY2002)
solutions Security update for LEAFNODE SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (ef84e86ed6a069a8a53936d5ada6f9cb)
/etc/leafnodeas well as the directory itself and the executables of the package belonged to the user
newsand where writeable for the daemon. This would make it possible for a compromised
leafnodedaemon to rewrite its own configuration or even exchange the executables to install a root shell spawner.
Write permission to the above mentioned files and directory is only needed for the system administrator.
rpm -Uvh leafnode.rpm
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