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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have created a shared directory on /home, where all users on a certain group have read, write and execute permissions.
I did this using
chmod -R g+rwx /home/shared/
The problem is, when a particular user creates a directory within /home/shared, other users are not able to write to... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: lost.identity
2. Red Hat
In generally I use vsftp but I want to improve our security so I decide to use sftp instead of vsftp.
We know that ssh,scp and sftp are in openssh server.
How can I lock only sftp user to their home folder? And to prevent some users for sftp like root as such in vsftp daemon? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: getrue
I must close ssh users to the home directory.
It means the users musn't see anything inside their home directory.
For example after login to the os and type this command "cd .."
or "cd /" it musn't work.
How can I implement it?
(Probably chroot or rootsh but how?) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jeszi
Hmm.. I'm not quite sure where to open this. If any mod thinks this is not the place, please move it to wherever its suited :)
I want to allow some trusted users to scp files into my server (to an specific user), but I do not want to give these users a home, neither ssh... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: flpgdt
I have a problem with configuring a server. this is a solaris 10 with sparc platform.
I have setup so that the server is Authenticating through NIS but I dont want the server to Mount the Home directories. The users need to logged in through the CDE/display.
I have over 200 users... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Luky
I am using Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES release 4 (Nahant Update 5). Here I have created one user with /sbin/nologin shll such that login is not possible only ftp is possible. But I want to do another thing that the user can not roam around after ftp.
I had tried one way.
in... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kallol
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm using HPUX 11i. The other day a user logon to the workstation and was not able to find the /home/directory (tom is the directory) I login myself and it is the same thing.
The home directory is on the server, so I was thinking of using sam to map it again. does anyone know how to do it... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: blizzgamer
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking for a shell script (or any other way), that puts a user in a home directory jail. So for example, I have a user named richard and I don't want him wandering outside /usr/users/richard. I don't want him to cd to anywhere including cd ..
Somebody said you can do that with... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mz043
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to know which profile will be called when a user without home directory is created.
When I created a user without home directory(by setting in /etc/default/useradd), the user is able to login directly into the main "/" folder but with only read permissions.
naina (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: naina
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want users in a certain group to be restricted to their home directory. So that they have full access to all files and folders in their home directory but the cant go to any directory above.
Does anyone know how to do this?
Anders (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: alfabetman