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I want users homedirs chmod 750, and add apache to each users'group. Does anybody knows if there are any problems or security concerns with this approach. Thanks....
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    RH9 and apache


    I want users homedirs chmod 750, and add apache to each users'group. Does anybody knows if there are any problems or security concerns with this approach.

    Thanks.

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    yes, you would potentially be giving apache access to anything in the user's home directory.

    I would put all your websites in "/var/www" for example, and each user would have their own directory in there, which is owned by the user and the apache group, then is chmod'ed 750.

    Jason

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