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SubjectRe: XFS information leak during crash
On Thu, Nov 03, 2005 at 01:03:17AM +0100, Jan Kasprzak wrote:
> : it would only ever be uninitialised, previously-free space.
> Yes, but an old data from previously deleted files
> (sendmail's temporary files, vim save files, etc) may contain
> a sensitive information.

Indeed. But this is a generic issue affecting most filesystems;
its not specific to XFS as your original mail claimed.


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