Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:04:04 -0700 From: Seth Arnold <seth.arnold@...onical.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Re: Question about world readable config files and commented warnings On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 10:32:56AM -0600, Kurt Seifried wrote: > Ok, so does a situation where the author creates the config file with > that warning, and then a vendor repackages and ships it, still world > readable, still with the warning, warrant a CVE? Did the vendor also fill in a password? If so, that's worth a CVE to me. If not, then it's still on the end user to decide if the hypothetical database needs a password, and if so, if the configuration file needs to be closed down to protect the password. Thanks Download attachment "signature.asc" of type "application/pgp-signature" (474 bytes)
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