Final (hopefully) privilege escalation policy draft

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Thu Feb 11 19:06:04 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 16:16 +0100, Till Maas wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 12:48:39PM -0800, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > I have now adjusted the draft -
> > - to reflect all feedback from this list and from FESco. It will be reviewed again by FESco next week. Please raise any potential issues or further suggestions for adjustments before then. Of course, even if the policy is accepted by FESCo it will not be set in stone and changes and exceptions can be added in future as appropriate, but I'd like to have it as good as possible at first :) thanks all!
> I added /dev/shm to the list of directories a user may write to. I
> believe there was also an item about writing to user mounted
> file systems, e.g. if a usb device is mounted at /media/disk, but it
> seems to be gone.

Adam Williamson
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