Fwd: Re: need help with an rsync patch

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at wurtel.net
Tue Aug 13 01:52:41 MDT 2013

On Tue 13 Aug 2013, Sherin A wrote:

> But if a user create  a
> hard link to /etc/shadow from his home dir , and he request a restore ,
> then he can read the shadow files and decrypt it .

If he can make a HARD link to the shadow file, then he can already read
it - and worse.


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