Cron jobs output are sent to the network by default

Robert Marcano robert at
Thu Oct 30 12:35:47 UTC 2014

On 10/29/2014 05:06 PM, Moez Roy wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 10:50 AM, Robert Marcano
> <robert at> wrote:
>> I created a new bug [1] that explains that ssmtp is sending all cron jobs
>> output to an external SMTP server. I marked it as a security bug, the
>> security tag was removed and it was recommend to make it public, something I
>> can't do. I will resume the problem here, because there are comments that
>> says that it isn't a security bug, I disagree:
>> [1]
> Can you clone the above bug? Then mark Bug 1157727 as a duplicate of
> the new one (which is open to all - not "You are not authorized to
> access bug #1157727." )

I later created a new bug report for smartmontools as was advised on the 
ssmtp bug in order 
to bring the smartmontools to this discussion

> Thanks.

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