client <-> server interaction in C

Bruce Dubbs bdubbs at swbell.net
Tue Nov 22 11:26:11 PST 2005


Gerard Beekmans wrote:

> Client can send one command at a
> time but that might become problematic when it comes to environment
> variables that will get lost. It's probably better for client to send an
> entire shell script, send a special "end of script" marker so the server
> knows when it can execute that script.

That sounds like a pretty big security hole!

  -- Bruce



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