ANNOUNCE: p11-kit 0.18.5

Daniel Kahn Gillmor dkg at
Fri Jul 19 06:52:05 PDT 2013

On 07/19/2013 09:46 AM, Stef Walter wrote:

> Perhaps Debian does not have AT_SECURE as a possible value for
> getauxval(). Is it listed in the manual page?

It's in the manual, at least:

>> 0 dkg at alice:~$ man getauxval | grep -A9 AT_SECURE
>>        AT_SECURE
>>               Has  a  nonzero  value  if  this  executable  should  be treated
>>               securely.  Most commonly, a nonzero  value  indicates  that  the
>>               process  is  executing  a  set-user-ID  or set-group-ID program;
>>               alternatively, a nonzero value may be triggered by a Linux Secu‐
>>               rity  Module.   When  this  value is nonzero, the dynamic linker
>>               disables the use  of  certain  environment  variables  (see  ld-
>>       and  glibc  changes other aspects of its behavior.
>>               (See also secure_getenv(3).)
>> 0 dkg at alice:~$ 


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