[CentOS] CentOS 7 httpd cgi script file not able to write to /tmp

Fri Jan 20 15:34:15 UTC 2017
David Both <dboth at millennium-technology.com>

The behavior you describe should be normal for any web server, as it is 
for Apache, which is what I use. It is a security feature that prevents 
malicious attacks on a web server from writing malware anywhere else in 
the filesystem and possibly gaining elevated privileges.

On 01/20/2017 10:19 AM, Jerry Geis wrote:
> Fun fact... If I echo my data to the same directory as the script is
> located in it works. But it does not allow writing to /tmp
> I'm good with that.
> Thanks,
> Jerry
> On Fri, Jan 20, 2017 at 9:54 AM, Jerry Geis <jerry.geis at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi - Thanks for the reply.
>> I actually have selinux disabled on this box.
>> Jerry
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