[OpenAFS] home on afs woes
Wed, 04 Jan 2006 18:00:31 -0500
On Wednesday, January 04, 2006 04:30:37 PM -0500 Ken Hornstein
>> With AFS we have to decide whether to allow the world to read the entire
>> top level of a home directory, or to always require the username and
>> password for each login. At the moment I've chosen the latter, since
>> the former requires vigilance on the part of the user that I'm not
>> comfortable with counting on.
> FWIW, we choose the exact opposite option (world readable home directory)
> for the exact same reason (lack of confidence in the vigilance of users).
So did we, decades ago, and not just for AFS.