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From "Ingo Lütkebohle" <i...@blank.pages.de>
Subject Re: running server as root (Was: Re: PUT method)
Date Sun, 13 Jul 1997 20:27:37 GMT
Marc Slemko wrote:
> It is the case of many servers.  How many security holes has wu-ftpd has
> that let you get root?  How many secuirty holes has sendmail had that let
> you get root?  How many security holes has Apache had that let you get
> root?

That hit the spot, I'm afraid.
 
> I have gone through the source.  I have patched many security holes.  I am
> not convinced it is safe.

Ok, I'm convinced. Thanks for clearing that up.

---/dev/il

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