Oracle Linux: Why tmpfs is Mounted with noexec, nosuid, nodev Options

(Doc ID 2404139.1)

Last updated on JUNE 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

This document explains why tmpfs is mounted with noexec, nosuid, nodev options?

tmpfs /dev/shm tmpfs defaults,nodev,nosuid,noexec 0 0

 

Solution

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