Perform Security Administration Tasks

Practice Labs Module
Time
58 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

The Perform Security Administration Tasks module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands on skills in the following topics: Find files with the suid/sgid bit set, Manage user passwords and password-aging information, List the users logged into the system, Use the su command, Use the sudo command, Manage...

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Overview

Introduction

The Perform Security Administration Tasks module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands on skills in the following topics:

  • Find files with the suid/sgid bit set
  • Manage user passwords and password-aging information
  • List the users logged into the system
  • Use the su command
  • Use the sudo command
  • Manage shell resources
  • Discover open ports on a system

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

Exercise 1 - Perform Security Administration Tasks

Security administration includes suid/sgid, in this exercise, you will understand the how to perform security administration tasks.

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