This question is meant to be answered for Educational and learning purpose. /root is an important directory meant to be only accessible to Root user. Accessing /root through a browser may lead to breaking some rules of system causing unknown security issues with the system, So, Do it at your own risk !
Using URI Scheme file:// protocol we can access the files and folders on our local system through any browser.
- Is there a way to access
/rootdirectory from Chromium or Firefox or any other browser ?
- If yes, Will it be a security flaw on the part of browser ?