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Re: [SLE] setuidgid perl
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2005 16:43:46 +0100
  • Message-id: <20050314154346.GC24243@xxxxxxx>
On Sat, Mar 12, 2005 at 07:18:44AM -0500, Ken Schneider wrote:
> On Sat, 2005-03-12 at 00:00, ReymanX wrote:
> > >From my last mail regarding qmail + qmail-scanner + spamassassin +
> > clamav + stuff, I have another problem with setuid perl. In
> > qmail-scanner FAQ, I have to change permission in /usr/bin/suidperl to
> > 4711, otherwise qmail-scanner will fail. But whenever I run
> > SuSEconfig, it changes the permission back to 0755. So i have to
> > change back to 4711 What should I do so whenever i run SuSEconfig, it
> > wont change to 0755. Is there any problem if I give 4711 permission to
> > /usr/bin/suidperl ?
> >
>
> Set them in /etc/permissions.local

Do not change the permissions of /usr/bin/suidperl, but of /usr/bin/sperl5.8.x

The first is hardlinked to /usr/bin/perl, and setting setuid root will
make any perl script setuid root ;)

Ciao, Marcus
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