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Re: user created at install added in sudoers ?



On 6/20/07, Matthew Miller <mattdm mattdm org> wrote:
On Wed, Jun 20, 2007 at 09:39:12AM +0930, n0dalus wrote:
> In what way would it benefit a majority of users? I could be wrong,
> but I suspect the majority of Fedora installations only have one
> administrator, in which case, sudo actually ends up making things
> _less_ secure (it provides another account by which root access can be
> cracked). The majority of Fedora setups, including many ones with just

It's a marginal benefit, though, because once that user account is
compromised, the root password could be captured with relative ease.


Even so, sudo has offered no extra security or benefit in this case.

n0dalus.


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