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Re: [suse-security] Problem with second user with uid 0?
  • From: Paul van Eldijk <P.vanEldijk@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2005 12:09:28 +0100
  • Message-id: <200503141209.29357.P.vanEldijk@xxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 12 March 2005 22:48, Frank Steiner wrote:
> Jon Clausen wrote
>
> > So why don't you simply do that?
> >
> > Right before you leave, you edit /etc/shadow and
> >
> > - move 'your' encrypted string off of the system
> > - enter a different string
> >
> > And when you return;
> >
> > Move 'your' string back into /etc/shadow.
>
> Yes, good idea, and very simple :-) Thanks!
>

There's even a tool to simplify these step: passwd....

Paul

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