Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2017 08:11:58 +0100 From: Christian Brabandt <cb@...bit.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Fw: Security risk of vim swap files On So, 05 Nov 2017, Solar Designer wrote: > Yes, let's also force 0600 for "undo and backup files", please. Backup files and undo files are not created by default, only when Vim is configured to do so. Also the undofile does not leak any information, because as soon as the original file has been slightly altered, the undo information is discarded. Christian -- Den ungerechtesten Frieden finde ich immer noch besser als den gerechtesten Krieg. -- Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 v.Chr.)
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