Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-security (260 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [suse-security] telnet as a root on a suse 6.3 suse server
  • From: "S.G. Zijl" <sgzijl@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 7 Jul 2000 12:27:08 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0007071224340.10421-100000@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 7 Jul 2000, Francesco Masiello wrote:

> I must be able to telnet from a terminal (not a console) as a root without
> using su.
> In solaris i could do that editing /etc/default/login file,but i can't find
> it on this
> Operating System.
> How can i do ?
> Thanks

The /etc/securetty file defines on which devices root can log in.

For example:
--
console
tty1
tty2
tty3
tty4
ttyp0
ttyp1
ttyp2
ttyp3
ttyp4
ttyp5
ttyp6
ttyp7
pts/0
pts/1
pts/2
pts/3
pts/4
pts/5
pts/6
pts/7
--

Greetz, S.G. Zijl


< Previous Next >
References