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Re: [opensuse-factory] sudo and makeSUSEdvd [Was: makeSUSEdvd error]
  • From: Christian Boltz <opensuse@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 May 2006 20:34:50 +0200
  • Message-id: <200605132034.50920@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hello,

Am Samstag, 13. Mai 2006 04:18 schrieb Volker Kuhlmann:
> 3) Suggest a line in --help to be put into /etc/fstab, which allows
> any user to mount any ISO image from a defined public place at a
> predefined mount point. MAKE SURE(!) that dev,suid are on and auto is
> off on the mount options. You might find other options useful too.

suid-root bash inside an ISO anybody? ;-)
Or do you prefer a writeable "b 3 0" device? (aka /dev/hda)?

Sorry, but this isn't a good idea.

Without dev and suid (mount options loop,ro,user) I currently don't see
a security problem - but I can't guarantee I haven't overlooked
something.


Regards,

Christian Boltz
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