I would like to create a user that only has access to one folder and nothing else whatsoever. I have already created a user but he has access to other parts of the system according to corresponding ...
I want to allow a user to use ssh tunneling for 30 days. After that if the user doesn't want to continue using ssh tunneling the user account will turn off automatically. If he/she wants to ...
I have a (home) Ubuntu machine; upon installation I created the "x" user during the installation (who is not the root) so often when I want to run apt-get or other things that require write access to ...
I need to remontely log on to few peoples machines to do maintanance tasks, but sometimes the machines can be behind firewalls or NAT's. The way I have been doing it is to give the user advice on how ...
I'm wondering how to create and grant a normal user (for example, named 'sybase') with root privileges? I found useradd, adduser, and passwd to be useful, but are there any other files to modify to ...
How do i completely disable an account? passwd -l will not allow anyone to log into an account using a password but you can still log in via private/public keys. How would i disable the account ...