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Date:      Thu, 10 Dec 2009 11:05:16 -0600
From:      Paul Schmehl <pschmehl_lists@tx.rr.com>
To:        Anton Shterenlikht <mexas@bristol.ac.uk>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org, freebsd-current@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Root exploit for FreeBSD
Message-ID:  <4EEC1C1C04727F728800F265@utd65257.utdallas.edu>
In-Reply-To: <20091210144141.GB834@mech-cluster241.men.bris.ac.uk>
References:  <20091210144141.GB834@mech-cluster241.men.bris.ac.uk>

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--On Thursday, December 10, 2009 08:41:41 -0600 Anton Shterenlikht 
<mexas@bristol.ac.uk> wrote:

>
>> From my information security manager:
>
>         FreeBSD isn't much used within the University (I understand) and has a
>         (comparatively) poor security record. Most recently, for example:
>
>
> http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Root-exploit-for-FreeBSD-873352.ht
> ml
>

Please pass this to your information security manager:

>From one information security manager to another, you're an idiot.

-- 
Paul Schmehl, Senior Infosec Analyst
As if it wasn't already obvious, my opinions
are my own and not those of my employer.
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"It is as useless to argue with those who have
renounced the use of reason as to administer
medication to the dead." Thomas Jefferson




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