Re: The open() system call in f8 really broken...
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Jakub Jelinek wrote:
Even a runtime warning is a wrong thing to do, aborting immediately is the only sane thing.
I guess I have different definition of sanity... 8-)
If you let it through, it can create a file with random mode. Say if a root process creates a file with 4777 perms, do you really want to risk that while that process is scheduled away somebody copies a shell into that file and runs it?
Again.. just fail the open and put the decision of what to do in the hands of the app... where it belongs... steved. -- Fedora-maintainers mailing list Fedora-maintainers@xxxxxxxxxx https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-maintainers -- Fedora-maintainers-readonly mailing list Fedora-maintainers-readonly@xxxxxxxxxx https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-maintainers-readonly
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