[Patch]: Fixing the PROCESS_DUP_HANDLE security hole (part 1).

Christopher Faylor cgf-no-personal-reply-please@cygwin.com
Thu Dec 11 06:19:00 GMT 2003


On Wed, Dec 10, 2003 at 10:30:16PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Wed, Dec 10, 2003 at 10:28:53PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Wed, Dec 10, 2003 at 09:54:30PM -0500, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
>>>At 12:08 AM 12/9/2003 -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>I'll work on that tomorrow.
>>>
>>>OK, it works, but I found a few odd things.
>>
>>I haven't checked in any changes to fix anything I've noticed.
>
>i.e.,, "work on that tomorrow" != "check in changes to fix everything".

I checked in something that seems to work but I'm too tired tonight to
do exhaustive testing.  I basically ripped out everything I previously
checked in and I've laid a groundwork for extending the "cache a
fhandler" technique to more than just ttys.  I don't know if that would
be useful or not, though.

cgf



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