[CentOS] root .bash_profile?

Mon May 13 21:55:27 UTC 2019
J Martin Rushton <martinrushton56 at btinternet.com>

On 13/05/2019 22:25, Pete Biggs wrote:
> On Mon, 2019-05-13 at 16:20 -0400, Bee.Lists wrote:
> It may not be "just another user", but it *is* a user as much as your
> login username is a user. You could assign your own username a UID of
> 0, and it would have the same privileges as 'root', but it would still
> act as your username.  NOTE: doing this is NOT recommended, do not do
> it, seriously, do NOT do it.
> P.
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Shame that "security experts" regularly recommend using another name for
the root account - security through obscurity anyone?

J Martin Rushton MBCS

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