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Date: Tue, 2 Aug 2016 06:26:37 +0000 (UTC)
From: S├ębastien Delafond <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: mongodb: world-readable .dbshell history file

On 2016-08-01, Grant Ridder <> wrote:
> FWIW, the vendor has closed
> with "Works as
> Designed"

Whatever the umask value is, an application should apply proper
permissions on files deemed sensitive. For instance, ssh-keygen(1)
will never create a world-readable private key, regardless of what the
umask is.



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