su command - Security concerns

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su command - Security concerns

Postby phoenix » Tue Apr 17, 2007 8:38 am

AoA

How safe it is to 'su' while internet in on?

supose I want to change ownership of some
file, should I 'su' from the user account, with
X on, internet on; OR

should I do CTRL+SHIFT+FX and login as 'root'
there?

which one is better?
I'm using Slackware 11.
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Re: su command - Security concerns

Postby nomankhn » Tue Apr 17, 2007 10:14 am

Dear

su is good option.

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