Bug 250686 - [Cron.d security vulnerability. Please correct bits on /etc/cron.d.
Summary: [Cron.d security vulnerability. Please correct bits on /etc/cron.d.
Status: Closed DUPLICATE of bug 250685
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-ports-bugs (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-10-28 09:17 UTC by vimanuelt
Modified: 2020-11-01 02:36 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description vimanuelt 2020-10-28 09:17:47 UTC
Please correct bits on /etc/cron.d directory.

sudo chmod 650 /etc/cron.d
Comment 1 Kurt Jaeger freebsd_committer 2020-10-29 18:55:24 UTC
Why is mode 755 a security bug ? How can it be exploited ?
Comment 2 Chris Hutchinson 2020-10-30 02:05:54 UTC
(In reply to vimanuelt from comment #0)
/etc/cron.d has been mode 0755 for as long as it has existed in the tree.
Why do you propose a change? You have provided no details.
Comment 3 Xin LI freebsd_committer 2020-11-01 02:36:26 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 250685 ***