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Re: CVS security question

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: CVS security question
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 2004 11:47:27 -0500 (EST)

Pankaj Garg writes:
> I am a new user of CVS. I setup CVS server on my linux box. I want two users
> to have check-in access to my repository and i want to use SSH. To use SSH i
> need to make shell accounts for those two users. Now because these two users
> have shell account and have write access to my repository, they can
> essentially login in my CVS server box and do an rm -fR on my whole
> repository. Is there a way to prevent this?

Yes.  Explain to them, in excruciating detail, exactly what you will do
to them should they do anything so stupid and be prepared to follow

-Larry Jones

Hmph. -- Calvin

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