LiNUX Lab

Use setuid for an Executable

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Time required: 1 Hours

Objectives

Use the setuid for an executable.

Overview

In this lab, we use the setuid for an executable.

Scenarios

1. Create a shell script that says "hello".
2. Examine the file's properties.
3. Create a new user called bill on the server.
4. Create a folder called /marketing.
5. Copy the shell script to the folder marketing.
6. Work out what is required for the shell script to be able to be run by the user bill but with the user called user's permissions.

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