Your Distro is Insecure: Ubuntu

Kees Cook kees at
Tue Apr 14 16:25:26 UTC 2009

On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 11:20:37AM -0500, Nick Fox wrote:
> It means Ubuntu is gaining ground in the right direction, more people with
> less *nix experience are trying it out and while they some may complain I
> would venture to say the slient majorty is happy churing right along with
> Ubuntu.

Totally true.  Frankly, if the most someone has to complain about is that
they had the opportunity to leave the MySQL root user's password blank,
then we're all doing our job.  :)

Kees Cook
Ubuntu Security Team

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