Bug 817325 - root login allowed by default
root login allowed by default
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 89216
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openssh (Show other bugs)
16
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Petr Lautrbach
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
:
Depends On:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2012-04-29 00:57 EDT by cornel panceac
Modified: 2012-04-30 02:40 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2012-04-30 02:40:54 EDT
Type: Bug
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
CRM:
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---


Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description cornel panceac 2012-04-29 00:57:57 EDT
Description of problem:
much to my surprise, root login is allowed by default in a clean f16 install. it is also allowed by default in a f16 yum upgraded to f17. More, it works with -Y too.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
# rpm -q openssh
openssh-5.8p2-25.fc16.i686
# rpm -qf /etc/ssh/sshd_config 
openssh-server-5.8p2-25.fc16.i686


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.
2.
3.
  
Actual results:


Expected results:


Additional info:
this is a security risk, and also it's an undocumented one, afaict.
Comment 1 cornel panceac 2012-04-29 00:58:28 EDT
# rpm -q openssh-server
openssh-server-5.9p1-22.fc17.i686
Comment 2 Tomas Mraz 2012-04-30 02:40:54 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 89216 ***

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.