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Re: Running NMAP as a non root user - patch
From: Pablo Fernández <newsclient () teamq info>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2005 07:15:41 +0200
mmmm, I don't know why... but it sounds like the whole SUID thing wasn't
such a good idea... is just a feeling, no logical explanation behind
it... but I will apply that damn patch and chmod -s `which nmap` =)
Fyodor, any idea when next nmap might get released? Or is that code in
any public CVS/SVN?
BTW, this is the first thread I get in in this list, I want to thank
Fyodor and all nmap hackers for such a *great* piece of amazing software
(and also for the new STC book, I just read Fyodor's chapter and it's
really entertaining, nice writing!).
Again, congrats, and amazing work!
Also thanks all for pointing to this (big) hole in my system.
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Re: Running NMAP as a non root user - patch Fyodor (May 16)