1. baaz

    Linux's NEW 8 year old privilege escalation bug With every one of these Iam more and more happy that lam useing BSDs and more scared of my android phone.
  2. Bill Evans at Mariposa

    Perl Perl script to run as root (generalized)

    I would like to be able to run certain Perl scripts on my system as root, even though the "user" calling them is not running as root. For each script I can write a C wrapper, setting setuid root for that wrapper; the wrapper would change the UID to 0 and then call the Perl script, which itself...