Red Hat Insights client creates world writable files in /etc/insights-client

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  • Red Hat insights-client creates world writable files in /etc/insights-client.
  • When we install insights-client and then run the --register command, it is creating the /etc/insights-client/.lastupload and /etc/insights-client/.last-upload.results files in /etc/insights-client with 0666 permission.


  • Red Hat Insights
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and 8

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