I'm trying to establish a set of secure ownership/permission standards for /var/www on my server. The ownership is either apache or not-apache, and the permissions are anything from 000-777. Here's ...
In Unix-like OS's, what's the point of giving the owner of a file anything less than 7 (rwx) for file permissions? The owner can trivially change the owner permissions for his/her files, and so can a ...
This came up in a comment to another question and I'd love it if someone could explain the reasons for this to me. I suggested having Apache log the errors for a given VHost to a user's home ...
I attached a database and tried changing the owner to a valid login. I used the statement: ALTER AUTHORIZATION ON database::my_db_name TO "sa". The database properties showed that the new owner was ...
I have a user with local administrative rights on their Windows 7 64-bit box. They extracted a file from a zip file they downloaded with the Zip shell extension to their desktop on a non-encrypted or ...