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[opensuse-factory] Re: [PLEASE SPEAK UP] Disabling legacy file systems by default?
  • From: Jim Henderson <hendersj@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2019 20:46:29 -0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <q32b74$ot7$1@blaine.gmane.org>
On Fri, 01 Feb 2019 14:40:33 -0500, Felix Miata wrote:

Like an obscure filesystem that "nobody" uses any more would ever have
been rewarding in the first place.

If it's accessible to every SLE and openSUSE install, yes, it's a fairly
rewarding option. It's obscure and not being looked at. A perfect
attack vector.

I'd rather my systems be installed securely by default rather than having
unnecessary attack vectors open by default.

That's a proper security stance.

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Jim Henderson
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