FreeBSD -- Insecure default GELI keyfile permissions

2015-04-07T00:00:00
ID 0B65F297-600A-11E6-A6C3-14DAE9D210B8
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2015-04-07T00:00:00

Description

Problem Description: The default permission set by bsdinstall(8) installer when configuring full disk encrypted ZFS is too open. Impact: A local attacker may be able to get a copy of the geli(8) provider's keyfile which is located at a fixed location.