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Re: rssh security announcement
From: Derek Martin <code () pizzashack org>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 10:46:04 -0500
On Tue, May 08, 2012 at 12:24:52PM -0500, Derek Martin wrote:
Henrik Erkkonen has discovered that, through clever manipulation of
environment variables on the ssh command line, it is possible to
circumvent rssh. As far as I can tell, there is no way to effect a
root compromise, except of course if the root account is the one
you're attempting to protect with rssh...
This project is old, and I have no interest in continuing to maintain
Actually, I have a patch for this. I'll be publishing it later this
week, when I can find some time to do it.
Derek D. Martin
GPG Key ID: 0x81CFE75D