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Is it possible to change or remove the SUID/SGID/Sticky Bit? (Doc ID 1900630.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

The customer requested confirm to remove to SUID/SGID/StickyBIT from the unix_chkpwd command.

Also, they wants to remove to SUID/SGID/StickyBIT from other commands.

And, they afraid of any impact to services from remove to SUID/SGID/StickyBit

Solution

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