Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:47:10 -0600 From: "Todd C. Miller" <Todd.Miller@...o.ws> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Are `su user' and/or `sudo -u user sh' considered dangerous? On Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:25:45 -0400, Jordan Glover wrote: > > For sudo, there's the "use_pty" flag. (It's not enabled by default.) > > Why this isn't default? Where's the catch? Up until recently there were issues with background processes being killed when the pty went away. Using a pty will become the default in a future release. - todd
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