[TUHS] Recovered /etc/passwd files
pechter at gmail.com
Fri Oct 11 21:09:35 AEST 2019
On 10/11/2019 2:24 AM, Dave Horsfall wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Oct 2019, Nemo wrote:
>> Some (large) companies regularly run password crackers on their
>> employees' passwords and inform them if their passwords are found
>> "insufficiently strong to protect company assets".
> An ex-employer of mine (not the reason I left) used to do just that.
>> Good, bad, distasteful, prudent, off-topic?
> Depends :-)
> -- Dave
And when I was an instructor and sysadmin at Pyramid, I caught a
co-worker with a SUID ksh binary named "..." "hidden under his home
directory in a directory named "..." because su took too long. Yeah and
su had logging. Thank you COPS. Not that I distrusted him -- but when
you share sysadmin duties there are things thatshouldn't be done.
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