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Old 10-01-2009, 07:48 AM   #1
nagavinodh
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Hi,
I have the linux user oraind.noone(including root) change the my password except me.is it possible.
or
Is there anyway to find who changed the password.

Last edited by nagavinodh; 10-01-2009 at 08:26 AM.
 
Old 10-01-2009, 07:59 AM   #2
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Hi,
I have the linux user oraind.noone(including root) change the password except me.is it possible.
or
Is there anyway to find who changed the password.
Until and unless you do not have root privileges, you cannot change others password.
 
Old 10-01-2009, 08:12 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by nagavinodh View Post
Hi,
I have the linux user oraind. No one(including root) change the password except me. Is it possible?
or
Is there anyway to find who changed the password?
First, tell us if my editing above is correct.

Now, what exactly happened? A user can change their own password, and root can change anyone's password.
 
  


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