./sudo vi

Brent Fortman Brent.Fortman at radioshack.com
Thu Jun 21 13:22:57 EDT 2001

Sudo is best implemented by giving users specific access to certain commands
rather than giving ALL access and then attempting to take away the ones you
don't want them to have.
Brent Fortman 
UNIX Technical Consultant 
Radio Shack Technology Services 
(817) 415-0182 

-----Original Message-----
From: Boehler, Joe [mailto:Joe.Boehler at agedwards.com]
Sent: Thursday, June 21, 2001 10:52 AM
To: 'sudo_list'
Cc: Scherer, Dan
Subject: ./sudo vi

Is there a way to prevent an unauthorized user gaining access to root by
using the vi command? 

For example 

./sudo vi /tmp/tst 

Once vi opens test 


Joe Boehler  59068 
Unix Admin 

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