[GE users] Details on rsh Security Bug Fixed in 6.0u7_1

Olesen, Mark Mark.Olesen at arvinmeritor.com
Tue Jan 24 09:40:05 GMT 2006

> The "workaround" is to remove the SUID root bit from the rsh binary or
> delete the binary. Both however make the "qrsh" functionality unavailable
> (including parallel support with tight integration).

Perhaps using ssh as the transport protocol would also qualify as a good
"workaround" that does not affect functionality quite so adversely.


It also has the benefit letting the sge binaries reside on NFS shares with


Dr. Mark Olesen
Principal Engineer Thermofluids Analysis
ArvinMeritor Light Vehicle Systems
ArvinMeritor Emissions Technologies GmbH
Biberbachstr. 9
D-86154 Augsburg, GERMANY

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