openssh-agent polling

Damien Miller djm at
Mon Sep 17 11:05:35 EST 2007

On Mon, 17 Sep 2007, Jefferson Ogata wrote:

> > This might connect you to a hostile ssh-agent that harvests your keys.
> That's precisely what the -O "$x" is there to prevent.

Sorry - I missed that. There is still a small, unlikely race if an agent
is exiting at the moment you shell initialisation is running :)

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