Re: [PATCH] more SAK stuff

Date: Mon Jul 02 2001 - 07:49:11 EST

>> (a) It does less, namely will not kill processes with uid 0.
>> Ted, any objections?


> That breaks the security guarantee. Suppose I use a setuid app to confuse
> you into doing something ?

You confuse me? Unlikely :-)

Indeed, discussion is possible. I think my version is more secure
and more useful, but if you disagree, delete the lines
                /* do not kill root processes */
                if (p->uid == 0)

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