[Bug 1893] change ssh-keysign to setgid from setuid

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Fri Jun 3 10:41:24 EST 2011


Damien Miller <djm at mindrot.org> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
                 CC|                            |djm at mindrot.org
            Summary|change ssh-keisign to       |change ssh-keysign to
                   |setgid from setuid          |setgid from setuid
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #4 from Damien Miller <djm at mindrot.org> 2011-06-03 10:41:24 EST ---
I don't think there is much point to getting rid of the setuid bit on
ssh-keysign. There are only 12 lines of code executed before dropping
privileges and these are clearly quite safe.

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