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Re: Who modifies $ENV{PATH}?

by kcott (Abbot)
on Dec 06, 2012 at 11:50 UTC ( #1007544=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Who modifies $ENV{PATH}?

perlsec provides information about modifying %ENV (including $ENV{PATH}). As already mentioned by jethro, it's standard practice for cron.

I wouldn't assume something bad or malicious has occurred. Consulting System Administrators is probably your best bet in the first instance.

-- Ken


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