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Unformatted text preview: The user can create, remove and rename files in the directory. What is the setuid issue in Unix? Setuid is a flag that allows temporarily changing the UID of the user that is executing a file to the UID of the owner of the file. In other words, the EUID of the executer changes to the UID of the owner of the program file. This is useful to run programs with temporarily elevated privileges. Differentiate between the principles of Least Privilege and Separation of Privileges See slides 3. Show the three dimensions of the CIA based NSTISSC 4011 security model (Point: 4) – (draw on the back of this page). (See Slides)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2012 for the course SIS 2150 taught by Professor Joshi during the Fall '11 term at Pittsburgh.
- Fall '11