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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
As part of the security hardening activity in our team, we have to disable CBC mode cipher encryption, and enable CTR or GCM cipher mode encryption.
To do this, in sshd_config I comment out these lines :
and add... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: anaigini45
I have disabled rlogin for root successfully , but after that i could not login to root from console and could not su to root from other users as it responded as expired account
I did not have any admin user but I have managed to recover the situation by accessing rootvg before mounting it, but... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: majd_ece
how to login with ssh to remote system with out applying the remote root/user password
with rlogin we can ujse .rhosts file
but with ssh howits possible
plz guide (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tv.praveenkumar
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have setup a non root user on AIX 5.3, using smit. When I try logging on as that user my login screen just disappears. I am using PUTTY. I login to the same box as root no problems. I have tried re-creating several different usernames but get the same effect I have also telneted from a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hansul
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
we don't have root in our /etc/ftpd/ftpusers and we are getting some pushback from the external auditors about this - specifically as a security risk if a "sniffer" were to catch roots password at the ftp.
What do most shops do - disable ftp for root?
What do you do to get things to the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LisaS
I'm attempting to deny a user's ability to login as root through any remote means - ie telnet or ssh. I've read most of the threads that I can find on this site and I've looked at BigAdmin on Sun's site. I have done what has been suggested here and on BigAdmin which is to make sure that the line... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gonzotonka
pls give the sollution to disable root login from telnet directly.but it should allow while we type su command (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prakrithi
I want to disable telnet login for root only so that other users can telnet?
Manoj (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: manoj.solaris
I edited my /etc/default/login file and commented the line:
# If CONSOLE is set, root can only login on that device.
# Comment this line out to allow remote login by root.
I still cant login thru telnet or ssh.
What else do i have to do to be able to login... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: BG_JrAdmin
Coud someone tell me how to disable root login via terminal (only from console should be allowed).
There is no ssh installed, only telnet.
I created a user which will have permission to su to root, but now i don't know where and what to modify to disable root login?
SCO OpenServer 5
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Discussion started by: veccinho