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Agent Push With Sudo User, User Password is Exposed in the Install Logs/With DIrectory Name. (Doc ID 837756.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2021

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.5 to 11.1.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Agent deployment via the agent push method provides an option for using SUDO.

After successful agent deployment using SUDO, a directory with the host password as the title gets created  in the invoking users home directory so the host user's password is exposed.
Refer the following directory structure, where "oracle4" is the SUDO password.

Cause

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