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Re: [AMaViS-user] amavisd-new-2.7.0-pre8 is available

From: Gary V <mr88talent_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 30 2010 - 17:09:34 GMT

On 10/30/10, Michael Scheidell wrote:
> On 10/30/10 12:12 PM, Gary V wrote:
>> Got it. File permissions for amavisd.conf (or for Debian '50-user' or
>> other file) cannot be set to 0600 or 0640; they must be set to at
>> least 0644 which means that SQL passwords cannot be hidden from prying
>> eyes.
> what about owned by the amavisd user?
> (that is what happens, ) you chg owner when starting and that owner
> needs to be able to read all the files.

According to:

chown root:amavis /etc/amavisd.conf
chmod 640 /etc/amavisd.conf

Yeah, that works. Thanks Michael. For previous versions of
amavisd-new, package maintainers that I've seen so far have it set to
0644 and root:root. Hopefully they will make the change (or suffer a
bug report).

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