[nycbug-talk] A couple of security related questions

Dru dlavigne6
Mon Oct 4 11:27:41 EDT 2004

On Mon, 4 Oct 2004, Steve Rieger wrote:

> Is it possible to disable root access except from console logins,
> Do you guys recommend putting rcs on /etc and /sbin etc...

I think you're looking for "man 5 login.access". Michael Lucas wrote a bit 
about it here:


It's also in hack #34 of BSD Hacks ;-)

I'm not sure what you're asking about with "rcs"... Are you referring to 
some sort of tripwire database or tightening up permissions?


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