IMAP-UW Security question
frank at ircnow.org
Tue Dec 13 19:51:07 PST 2005
Jose Borquez wrote:
> SECURITY REPORT:
> This port has installed the following binaries which execute with
> increased privileges.
> What can I do to minimize this security risk? Do I create an mlock user?
In fact, every port that installs a suid-binary will show this warning.
Creating a user won't help, mlock will run as root (that is what it's
about). Just keep the port up-to-date and it's ok.
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