Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Adam Bisaro <adbisaro@×××××.edu>
To: gentoo-security@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Changes to traceroute in newest release
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 2003 17:05:07
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Changes to traceroute in newest release by Michael Reilly
> > On Tue, 2003-12-16 at 12:47, David Olsen wrote:
> > > The point was traceroute is _not_ installed by default. An admin > > > desiring to install this software, in my case, on several hundred > > > servers, I don't want to have to chmod traceroute on all those boxes, > > > everytime there's an update to traceoute because of what could be deemed > > > a poor choice for security.
> On Tue, 16 Dec 2003 14:03:40 -0800 Jesse <ras1@××××××××××××.com> wrote: > > > Use cfengine as pointed out earlier, or write a script to do this... > > This is not really a big issue.
On Tue, 16 Dec 2003, Michael Reilly wrote:
> cfengine looks like a good solution.
(Shameless plug) Parties interested in cfengine might be better served by the Radmind suite of filesystem management tools. See for details. -- PEACE, adb. -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list