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SubjectRe: hard links create local DoS vulnerability and security problems
John Bradford <> writes:

>> Right... but non-privileged users _can't_ delete these extra links, even
>> if they notice them from the link count.
> They can truncate the file to zero length, though, then delete the
> 'original' link, making all of the other links point to the zero
> length file.

It could be tricky to find those extra links if the original has been
deleted, of course.

Måns Rullgård

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