Subject: Re: [firstname.lastname@example.org: local root compromise in openbsd 3.0 and below]
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Jan Schaumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/11/2002 15:08:58
"Steven M. Bellovin" <email@example.com> wrote:
> It's always good to test such things, to see if they really behave the
> way the man page says they do -- but as I said, some very quick tests
> suggest that /usr/bin/mail does the right thing.
I just can't believe that /usr/bin/mail on OpenBSD would not behave the
same way -- even linux's mail(1) does indicate that it only interprets ~
in interactive mode...