Author: Rick Moen Date: To: dng Subject: Re: [DNG] ..are we|Devuan safe from this systemd backdoor malware,
taking our kernels from Debian?
Quoting Dr. Nikolaus Klepp (office@???):
> And there's alway the possibillity of 3rd party software, e.g. Teams,
> Appimages, ...
Always. Looking from a distro-management perspective, doing that falls
into the broad category of "User circumvents the distro's management
regime", and naturally any result, good or bad, can follow.
But by definition, that is not a distro problem, and there is basically
no way of absolutely preventing a naive admin from shooting at his or
her foot -- at least, not short of providing Tivoised appliances rather
than general-purpose, open source distros for general purpose computing.
Cheers, Grammarian's bar joke #20: The subjunctive
Rick Moen would have walked into a bar, had it only known.
This message was posted to the following mailing lists: