Reflector Security

Kent Ritchie (
Fri, 14 Apr 1995 11:00:02 -0500 (CDT)

I am tired of restarting the reflector "by hand" each time I reboot my
host. I am considering putting a line in my rc.local to eliminate
this hassle. Before I do, I would like to know what security risks I
will be submitting my host to when running the relfector as root.


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