Re: [alpine-devel] 3.3 proposal: reduce number of SUID binaries as much as possible
> > On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 04:32:01AM -0500, William Pitcock wrote:
> >> I would like to see a general reduction of SUID binaries where
> >> possible. For example, a lot of APKBUILDs have options=suid when
>> there's probably no real reason for it.
On Tue, 26 May 2015 23:19:05 +0300
eleksir <eleksir_at_exs-elm.ru> wrote:
> Sure. Let's remove suid from sudo and su. It will be clever joke when
> you try to switch to root and fail. Go ahead you security freak, remove
> all suid bits and patch kernel/libc to remove all roots of this suid evil.
He said "where possible" and "when there's ... no real reason for it".
> C'mon people, stop already this talks about "cleaning" system. Submit
> patches, make upstream (not distro maintainers) accept them.
We want fix it upstream yes. I still think its a good idea to look over
the places and submit bugs upstream.
Received on Thu May 28 2015 - 08:03:13 GMT