Manage File Permissions and Ownership

Practice Labs Module
Time
58 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

The Manage File Permissions and Ownership module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands-on skills in the following topics: Manage access permissions, Use various access modes to maintain security, Change the umask of a file, Manage file access to group members.

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Overview

Introduction

The Manage File Permissions and Ownership module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands-on skills in the following topics:

  • Manage access permissions
  • Use various access modes to maintain security
  • Change the umask of a file
  • Manage file access to group members

Lab time: It will take approximately 1 hour to complete this lab.

Exercise 1 - Manage File Permissions and Ownership

File permissions help maintain data security and integrity by allowing only authorized users to access a file or a directory.

In this exercise, you will understand how to manage file permissions and ownership.

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