newbie vserver/auth question.

Jan Mattila jan.mattila at
Tue Mar 29 20:30:35 PST 2005

Quoting pinotj at

> Apache runs as "nobody" 

Actually, it's trivial and worthwhile to set up Apache to run with
a dedicated UID/GID. If you're running the child processes under 
user "nobody" and group "nogroup", compromising the accounts would 
give access to all processes running under the same UID/GID. 


 Jan Mattila <jan.mattila at>

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