[Adduser-devel] Bug#430637: Bug#430637: adduser: Incorrect mode when deluser generate archives

Joerg Hoh joerg at joerghoh.de
Tue Jun 26 20:22:14 UTC 2007

Package: adduser
Tags: fixed-in-svn

Hi Vincent

On Tue, Jun 26, 2007 at 10:25:23AM +0200, Vincent Danjean wrote:
> Package: adduser
> Version: 3.103
> Severity: important
> Tags: patch
> When generating a archive (BACKUP = 1) with deluser, the perl program
> set the umask to 600 (decimal number, = 01130 in octal) instead of 0600
> (octal number). This lead to an archive with the permissions set to
> ---x-wx--T
> You must change the "chmod 600" to "chmod 0600" in /usr/sbin/deluser
> I set the severity to important because this can have security issues
> (but I'm not sure of that)

Fixed in subversion. Thank you for reporting this issue.


What did you do to the cat? It looks half-dead. -Schroedinger's wife
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