cvs commit: src/games/fortune/fortune fortune.c
M. Warner Losh
imp at bsdimp.com
Sat Jul 23 23:30:53 GMT 2005
In message: <20050723230454.GC842 at wantadilla.lemis.com>
"Greg 'groggy' Lehey" <grog at FreeBSD.org> writes:
: > not kludge around it with 1980's microsecond technology.
: I can't see that there's much of a security implication in fortune.
: But now it's broken again. Does that improve our security situation?
The problem is that if there's something wrong with /dev/random, that
must be fixed. Fortune has no security implications, but if it is
bleating at us that there's a problem, then we must listen to it, not
paper it over.
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