Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 124104
Nit picking over /etc/shadow description
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:07:57 EDT
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Description of problem:
RHA033 -> Workbook 3 -> Chapter 1 -> Discussion
In the second paragraph after the "User Passwords and the /etc/shadow
"Because the file contains only passwords, its permissions do not
allow people to view its contents."
In addition to the encrypted passwords there is password aging
information. Maybe pull out "only" and put in "encrypted".
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changed to "only password related information", more in line
with point trying to be made... /etc/passwd conatained
encrypted passwords, too....