XInet K-AShare XKAS Program World Writable Icon Directory Vulnerability

As a solution, SGI suggests IRIX users remove the world write bit from the directory /var/adm/appletalk/icons/:

$ su -
$ chmod o-w /var/adm/appletalk/icons
$ exit

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