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Re: [opensuse] Root's password
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin.listas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2007 21:24:08 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0703192123040.8476@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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The Monday 2007-03-19 at 13:05 -0400, James Knott wrote:

> Curious.  It asks for the old password, when changing as a user, but not when
> as root.  That means that if someone finds an open root session, they can
> change the password!

So what? They can mkfs the whole thing!

:-p

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Cheers,
       Carlos E. R.
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