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Re: [suse-security] Web Server Security
Ludwig Nussel wrote:
Markus Gaugusch wrote:
Does anyone think, that it makes sense to let have /bin/bash the following
-rwx---r-x 1 root www 490716 Sep 9 18:12 /bin/bash
With that setting, anyone exploiting the webserver could not execute
/bin/bash (if course the same permissions could also be applied to /bin).
Has anyone ever tried this? Does it break things?
Did I find something cool? ;-)
I like it :-) It's not a real protection though. Especially not
against an attacker that spends time to break into your system. It
might help as quick workaround in situations where a hole is not
fixed yet against script kiddies or worms that cannot adapt to such
For that, removal of wget(1) is probably more useful.
Does YOU work even without wget?
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