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usermod as non-root user

usermod as non-root user

Posted Dec 11, 2008 17:37 UTC (Thu) by wtogami (subscriber, #32325)
In reply to: usermod as non-root user by zuki
Parent article: Fedora and CAPP

I do agree that this in particular would be stupid. Did anyone suggest that this happen? It didn't at this point.

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usermod as non-root user

Posted Dec 12, 2008 9:30 UTC (Fri) by zuki (subscriber, #41808) [Link]

Yeah, no one did yet. But the principle is the same - an unprivileged user calls a binary that can modify the system in a very important way.

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