The ‘Solaris security’ Archives
Posted July 5, 2004 by

Prevent Solaris Users from Changing File Ownership (chown)

Solaris users are typically able to change the owner of a file that they own. If you consider this a security risk or would like to prevent users from doing this for other reasons, follow the instructions in this tutorial.

Category Solaris security

Posted October 3, 2003 by

RBAC: Solaris Role Based Access Control basics

Solaris 8 and 9 have a powerful, integrated mechanism originally available only in trusted environments. Role based access control (RBAC) implements an authorization system based on least privilege. In this model, multiple administrative roles can be created and associated with users such that an individual has only the access necessary to perform their delegated tasks […]

Category Solaris security

Posted September 15, 2003 by

Change the Solaris telnet banner

The default banner displayed during a telnet login contains the Solaris version which can be useful to a potential attacker.

Category Solaris security