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Re: Security, root and CGI?

by Plankton (Priest)
on Jan 29, 2009 at 01:01 UTC ( #739740=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Security, root and CGI?

I image that somewhere down the line your CGI will eventually execute command line/system utilities. You should probably become very familiar with sudo and the /etc/sudoers file. You'll want to configure sudo to limit the commands that your CGI (or the user your CGI scripts will run as) can run.

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