[SECURITY] Simpleinit root exploit

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun May 26 11:52:16 PDT 2002


On Sun, May 26, 2002 at 07:37:12PM +0200, Matthias Benkmann wrote:
> Workaround:
> Do not start xdm or other programs that interact with untrusted users from
> the bootprog, finalprog and ctrlaltdel programs and programs started by
> these programs.

So instead just create a normal bootscript to launch xdm I take it?
 
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