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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I had a question in my test which asked where suppose user B has a program with 's' bit set. Can user A run this program and gain root privileges in any way?
I suppose not as the suid program run with privileges of owner and this program will run with B's privileges and not root. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: syncmaster
i am new in hp ux and i must create a user with root privileges and so i disable ssh connection from root login.
thanks.. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: eliste
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
My English is no very good.
I must make a bash scripting sh create like a backdoor, and when execute the script a user without privileges convert in super user or root, whithout introducing the password.
Crear un script que sirva como puerta trasera al sistema, de manera que al... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kitievbr
I would want to ask that how/what privileges i should grant to a new user so that the user can clear /disable printing job queue?
Solaris OS: 5.9
Thanks. :b: (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: beginningDBA
i have installed oracle 10g and two databases.
i enter database1 as sysdba and create a user called user1.i give the privileges as "select on" to user1.
i enter sqlplus from the shell prompt. i enter as user1. but when i do "select * from emp" i have a "the table doesn't exist". how can i give... (3 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to give an ordinary user the superuser (root) ID which is 0 (9 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to eject the cdrom from a livecd after certain stage...
Now assuming that it is possible to eject,please consider my issue!!!
The OS boots into a regular user by default...so i am unable to use the eject command to push out the drive...
However if i try pfexec eject it... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: wrapster
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
As admin with root rights, to execute any command from another user without password-ask, I do : su - <user> -c "<cmd>"
But how can I do to give the same rights to another physical user without using root user ? :confused:
I've try to create another user "toor" with the same primary... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: madmat
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Good day Guys!!!
I am currently making a script in AIX, the script runs a SAS job, the owner of the script is the root, but the SAS jobs cannot be run by the root, as it should be run by a user 'sasia'. But inside the script, root creates a logfile, so what I need is just to su to sasia for the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasia
I have make a program that needs root privleges but any user can try to run it, so what I want it is, when any user tries( other than root ) to run the program, an input prompt would open to enter root password ( if user knows ) and program will run ( otherwise exit ), and after completing... (21 Replies)
Discussion started by: sumsin