[Security_sig] 10/14 Conf. call minutes

Jon Masters jonmasters at gmail.com
Thu Oct 21 14:30:33 PDT 2004


On Thu, 14 Oct 2004 11:47:32 -0700, Chris Wright <chrisw at osdl.org> wrote:

> Ed: Access to backup tapes has information access which is normally protected
> via security of live system, but could be used in test systems, etc.

> Chris: Physical access to the machine is clearly required.

Can you clarify what's being said there please? Seems like a standard
"but people might abuse physical access" type of non-argument.

Jon.



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