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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