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

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


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


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