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Michael AM Felt

The Danger of SUID, and using FLRTVC to Identify Vulnerabilities

Earlier this week, IBM Security released a notification about “an unspecified vulnerability that would allow a locally authenticated user to obtain root." Reading deeper, it seems the programs listed (bellmail, caccelstat, iostat, lquerypv, restbyinode, and vmstat) all use “suid” to root, and are executable by anyone. 

Rob McNelly

A Valuable Doc on HMC GUI Options

Alan Fulton (@The_Iron_Monger) tweeted the link to this information on GUI options in the new HMC. As the classic view we're all used to goes away, you should explore this doc that clocks in at a tidy 15 pages.

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