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SubjectRe: [masq] 1st virus in Linux :( (fwd)
> On Fri, 7 Feb 1997 wrote: 
> I don't agree. Doom has a known bug which allows any user on your system
> to get root if doom is installed setuid root. Every Linux distribution
> I've ever used installs Doom setuid root, and RedHat has only recently
> released a patch to correct this. (The patch doesn't fix doom, just
> removes the setuid bit.)

Why not just delete it?

-Neil Moore
(finger for my Geek Code)

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