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Re: [suse-security] temp directories /home/tmp /tmp several questions.
  • From: "Sven Michels" <smichels@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2001 15:12:18 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20010717131218.292242DDD88@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Unfortunately, the article fails to mention that the noexec mount option
> is basically useless.
>
> $ /lib/ld-linux.so.2 /bin/echo eins
> eins
> $
>
> ...while /bin is on a noexec-mounted filesystem.

jup but the most exploits will be stopped by a noexec tmp
cause the 'kiddies' are to stupid to fix that ;)
but in general, its not usefull...


Sven

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