Security of using sudo rather than su?

Felipe Alfaro Solana felipe.alfaro at
Sun Sep 17 18:54:43 UTC 2006

> # Authentication:
> LoginGraceTime 120
> PermitRootLogin yes     ## << My emphasis
> StrictModes yes

Wow! If these are the default settins, I think they should be changed.
I've never ever seen any system which allowed you to login as root via
SSH directly.

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