sftp chroot requirements

Damien Miller djm at mindrot.org
Sat May 2 07:42:59 AEST 2015

On Fri, 1 May 2015, Stephan Leemburg wrote:

> Hello,
> Is there any security reason why the last component of a chroot path
> is required to be owned by root and not by the user that is chroot-ed
> into that path?

This has been discussed on this mailing list several times in the past.
You should check the archives.

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