[BLFS Trac] #2687: Gnupg setuid root.

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Sun Dec 21 09:39:36 PST 2008


#2687: Gnupg setuid root.
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 Reporter:  ag@…                     |       Owner:  blfs-book@…                   
     Type:  defect                   |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  high                     |   Milestone:  7.0                           
Component:  BOOK                     |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  major                    |    Keywords:                                
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 Reading through debian bug reports, gnupg is not required to be installed
 as setuid root, since the release of linux kernel-2.6.9.

 Maybe this needs to be included in errata.


 http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=453122

 http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=346597

 http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=356550

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