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I am administering a DC environment of over 100+ Solaris servers used by various teams including Databases.
Every user created on the node belonging to databases is assigned group staff(10) .
I want that all users belonging to staff should NOT be able to execute certain system... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Junaid Subhani
I want to know if there is any way to set up a users home directory access with a restricted shell and allow them to SFTP to the directory. I want to allow the user to SSH into their home directory but no where else on the AIX server. I also want the user to be able to SFTP files to their home... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: daveisme
I have created a user called "x" who is allowed only to FTP and it is working fine. Here my problem is, I want to give access to a particular directory say for eg:- /dump/test directory. I don't find any option in the useradd command to restrict access to this particular directory only... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Vijayakumarpc
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am facing a problem, regarding code security on a server.
We have configured a server which contains our code (ear present in jboss/server/xyz/deploy) in it, and need to bind the code to the server itself so that no one can take the code out of the. the problem is that the password of... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: akshay61286
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I have user called "Z". The home directory is /home/Z. I have another directory /home/Z/OP. Within /home/Z/OP, i have 2 directories
/home/Z/OP/OP1 and /home/Z/OP2.
I want to restrict access for Z to only access
What kind of... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: new2ss
We want to secure access to a server by restricting the number of users who can login to it. Our users are NIS users. Only few of them can telnet/ssh this server.
Do you have any idea on how to implement that?
thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: melanie_pfefer
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I'm the admin in a shop in which my developers have and use the root account, all UNIX newbies.
I've been unable to convince management myself that this is an unacceptable practice.
I've looked in a couple books I have and can't find any chapters, discussions, etc that make the argument that... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: keith.m
I'm on Solaris 8, I need to provide Read-only access to a user to 2 directories only.
Using rsh (restricted shell) as the user's login shell, I can restrict the user's access to a certain directory only, but how can I set in such a way that the user can access only the 2 directories... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: max_min
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I need to create a user that only has access to 1 directory (e.g. /vol/mita/test). The user needs to be able to rsh into that directory to run a script. The user should not be able to navigate to any other directories above /vol/mita/test. Any help would be appreciated! (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ngagne
I need to restrict users shell access to only $HOME under /home for each user. I don't want them getting out of their own directories. From what I understand chroot is something I could use, but I want to avoid this since it involves creating symbolic links to a number... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: alwayslearningunix