Re: Chroot bug (was: sys_chroot+sys_fchdir Fix)

From: Alan Cox
Date: Tue Sep 25 2007 - 11:26:54 EST

> Marek's loading dynamic libraries, it seems clear that the prime purpose
> of chroot is to aid security. Being able to cd your way out is handy

Does it - I can't find any evidence for that. I think you are confusing
containers and chroot. They are quite different things. A root user can
get out of a chroot a million different ways

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