[arch-projects] [initscripts] /run is writable by users

Dave Reisner d at falconindy.com
Sun May 8 10:58:03 EDT 2011

On Sun, May 08, 2011 at 04:50:32PM +0200, Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> Hi all,
> Looks like /run is writable by every user but also limited to 10MB.
> This way you can run a dos attack on the system by filling this fs; even
> by accident. Do we really need write access by every user?
> Greetings,
> Pierre
> -- 
> Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

Yeah, this was discussed on systemd-devel:


The short version is: there was no solution proposed that seems
applicable to us.


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