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Re: [suse-security] allow 'su' to limited users
  • From: nordi <nordi@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2004 20:31:33 +0100
  • Message-id: <404CCA15.2030809@xxxxxxxxx>
Paul Dwerryhouse wrote:
* change the group and permissions on /bin/su so that it can only be
accessed by members of the group 'wheel'

chgrp wheel /bin/su
chmod 4750 /bin/su

You should also update /etc/permissions.local to include the new permissions of /bin/su. Add the line

/bin/su root.wheel 4750

to the file /etc/permissions.local. Otherwise YaST could reverse your changes.

Stefan Nordhausen

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