Here was recommended to use pool of build users because of security reasons https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/manual/en/html_node/Build-Environment-Setup.html#Build-Environment-Setup

Please, which risks may have place when non-root users start build processes with guix-daemon running as root ? Is there certain way to hack the system?

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