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Can The Permissions Of a Service-User's Home Folder (Such As /var/lib/nfs/) Be Less Permissive Than 755 (rwxr-xr-x)? (Doc ID 2883349.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to N/A [Release OL6 to OL8U4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Clarify if the below security request regarding a service-user's home folder is supported and if it can be implemented:

The permissions for home directory of user nfsnobody was found to be 755 which is more permissive than 750

This Document applies directly to the the "/var/lib/nfs/" folder (home folder of the "nfsnobody" service-user) but the same can be stated regarding other folders such as but not limited to:


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