On Fri, 8 Sep 2000, Vivek Khera wrote:

> >>>>> "BE" == Bruce Evans <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> BE> revision 1.9
> BE> date: 1997/06/25 07:31:47;  author: joerg;  state: Exp;  lines: +2 -2
> BE> Don't ever allow lowering the securelevel at all.  Allowing it does
> BE> nothing good except of opening a can of (potential or real) security
> BE> holes.  People maintaining a machine with higher security requirements
> BE> need to be on the console anyway, so there's no point in not forcing
> BE> them to reboot before starting maintenance.
> Perhaps one of the secure level restrictions should be that you cannot
> attach to pid 1 via the debugger.

You can't.

Ever since Apr 1997 you couldn't attach gdb to init.


To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]
with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Reply via email to