Mail vulnerable

Brian Fahrlander Brian at Fahrlander.net
Fri Nov 28 04:32:20 UTC 2003


On Thu, 2003-11-27 at 22:11, Ferry Boor wrote:
> Hi guys,
> 
> I just install fedora everything running smooth. however when I peekon
> my /var/log/maillog
> there was a line says
> 
> Nov 22 21:02:20 Cheyenne ipop3d [774]: Mailbox vulnerable -
> directory/var/spool/mail must have 1777 protection
> how do I get rid of this error message? 

    Simple:  chmod 1777 /var/spool/mail  (As root, of course)

    Cheers!

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