[Full-disclosure] Ubuntu 11.10 now unsecure by default
dan at doxpara.com
Fri Nov 18 14:10:00 GMT 2011
On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 5:01 AM, <Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu> wrote:
> On Thu, 17 Nov 2011 15:53:41 CST, C de-Avillez said:
> > There is no guest account on an Ubuntu server, so at least there
> > this is not a real/perceived risk.
> And nobody's *ever* installed the desktop version on a server because they
> know any better, especially from Ubuntu's target audience. Gotcha. ;)
OK, seriously. If you're sitting in front of a machine that's presenting
you a login prompt, you've got enough privileges to insert a bootable
USB/CD and pull all the data / make yourself an account (FDE/Bios PW
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