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[hackcheck] dbmysql has a uid 0 account‏

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by bt4, May 24, 2011.

  1. bt4

    bt4 Well-Known Member

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    IMPORTANT: Do not ignore this email.
    This message is to inform you that the account dbmysql has user id 0 (root privs).
    This could mean that your system was compromised (OwN3D). To be safe you should
    verify that your system has not been compromised.


    what is this email i get every day?
     
  2. cPanelTristan

    cPanelTristan Quality Assurance Analyst
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    Do you have a user dbmysql which has user ID 0? If so, what is the purpose of that user? Normally, users should not be created with UID 0

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    grep dbmysql /etc/passwd
     
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    i just using Backup and Restore Database via ssh by root access
     
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