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[Bug 1806] SSH Client - Excessively Militant Identity File Permission Checking Potentially Increases Risk of Key Compromise

 

 

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Oct 4, 2011, 7:05 AM

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[Bug 1806] SSH Client - Excessively Militant Identity File Permission Checking Potentially Increases Risk of Key Compromise

https://bugzilla.mindrot.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1806

Damien Miller <djm [at] mindrot> changed:

What |Removed |Added
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CC| |djm [at] mindrot
Status|NEW |RESOLVED
Resolution| |WONTFIX

--- Comment #1 from Damien Miller <djm [at] mindrot> 2011-10-05 01:05:15 EST ---
Solution: don't store keys on filesystems that lack permissions support

Workaround (as of 5.9): ssh-add - < /path/to/key

We don't intend to relax the permissions requirement

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