mail folder vulnerable

Radu MOLNAR taipan at
Thu Apr 15 23:54:50 PDT 2004

Hello list

pine gives me this message:
[Folder vulnerable - directory /var/mail must have 1777 protection]

ls -l in my home dir:
drwx------   2 taipan  wheel       512 Apr 15 09:26 mail

an ls -l in /var/mail:
-rw-------  1 taipan  wheel  11089 Apr 16 09:52 taipan

is this serious?

Radu Molnar
Babes-Bolyai Comunication Center

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list