Oracle Linux: Any user can login with any random password
(Doc ID 2220798.1)
Last updated on MAY 04, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Any user including root is able to login with any random password.
ssh root@<HOST> root@<HOST>'s password: <=using not valid password "XXXXXXXX" (or any other) Last login: Fri May 6 08:12:53 2016 from xxx.xxx
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