[xubuntu-users] security problem? (again)

Wybo Dekker wybo at xs4all.nl
Wed Jul 25 21:20:58 UTC 2012


On 2012-07-24 18:14, I wrote:
> When I create a file in my home directory as root:
> 
> $ sudo touch test
> 
> I get:
> 
> $ ls -l test
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 0 2012-07-24 18:09 test
> 
> I cannot, without sudo, overwrite this file, but I can remove it with rm
> -rf. Is that correct? And if not: how can I find out what's wrong with
> my system?

I know, this was a stupid question, but that's because of my lack of
intelligence, sorry. But could someone verify that the described
behavior is, or is not, normal?

-- 
Wybo




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