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Re: [suse-security] SHELL=/bin/false but user can still log in



Hollweg, Daniel wrote:
> 
> If I enter /bin/false as login shell in the /etc/passwd the user
> can still login and gets shell access. After rebooting the system
> the shell entry in the /etc/passwd is processed correct and  a
> login attempt is closed as you would expect.

Does the "nscd" cache also the shell field from /etc/passwd? If so,
a "nscd reload" after changing the shell should prevent the user
from login after that command.

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Have fun,
Peter

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