I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and installed apache2 HTTP server.
On the security page @ apache.org documentation they recommend to change the permissions on the file
511, but I don't understand why ?
Why shouldn't the root user be able to write to that file?
The current configs for that file are:
/usr/lib/apache2/mpm-prefork$ ls -l total 1412 -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1443482 Apr 13 23:23 apache2
Do my current configs for the apache2 binary file considered dangerous?
(Note that in Ubuntu the file path is
/usr/lib/apache2/mpm-prefork/apache2 and not