|| ||Richard Hughes <hughsient-AT-gmail.com> |
|| ||Development discussions related to Fedora <fedora-devel-list-AT-redhat.com> |
|| ||Re: Local users get to play root? |
|| ||Wed, 18 Nov 2009 22:38:13 +0000|
|| ||Article, Thread
2009/11/18 Jeff Garzik <email@example.com>:
> And this enormous security hole of a policy change was done with next to
> /zero/ communication, making it likely that many admins will not even know
> they are vulnerable until their kids install a bunch of unwanted packages.
F11 had retained authorisations, which arguably were more of a
security weakness. If rawhide had been signed during the F12 cycle
everybody would have seen this change much earlier.
If you're deploying F12, then I really think you should know the
basics about PolicyKit.
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