[haiku-development] Re: Access Control Lists

  • From: Daniel Dean <dhdean@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2010 21:28:08 -0500

Thanks for the replies everyone.  I'm all for single-user Haiku, but I
didn't know if there was a consensus otherwise.

On Thu, Apr 8, 2010 at 6:01 PM, PulkoMandy <pulkomandy@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Le Thu, 08 Apr 2010 23:08:24 +0200, <pete.goodeve@xxxxxxxxxxxx> a écrit:
>
>> Security I see as separate from multi-user.  Certainly we need protection
>> from malicious remote access, but Haiku/BeOS already has that, no?
>
> Not really... All processes are running with the right of user root, so
> anyone can log in trough ssh to your system, compile a program that will run
> "rm -rf /" or any other weirdness and run it witout any problem. While on
> linux they'd only get 'permission denied'.
>
> --
> Adrien Destugues / PulkoMandy
> http://pulkomandy.ath.cx
>
>

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