[CentOS] Restricting User Rights massively

Sean Carolan scarolan at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 14:14:12 UTC 2008


>
> IMO, this is easier to setup than selinux, *may* meet all your needs and
> will not be affected by upgrades.


I would agree with this.  Try just creating a user with "rbash" as his login
shell and then "sudo /bin/su - username".  Poke around and see what you are
able to do, and you'll find out if it meets your needs.  rbash is not as
secure as SELinux or creating a chroot environment but it is a whole lot
easier to set up.
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