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New account [nscd] has been created

Discussion in 'Security' started by keat63, Jan 22, 2016.

  1. keat63

    keat63 Well-Known Member

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    I performed an update last night from 11.50 to 11.52.2.
    Scouring the logs this morning and came across this

    New account [nscd] has been created with uid:[28] gid:[28] login:[/] shell:[/sbin/nologin]

    I assume it's safe, but thought i'd better ask ???
     
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    The Changelog should be of some use to you:
    11.52 Release Notes - Documentation - cPanel Documentation

     
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    since updateing, i'm now seeing lots of these in the logs.

    Jan 25 06:00:25 xxx nscd: 1766 monitoring file `/etc/group` (3)
    Jan 25 06:00:25 xxx nscd: 1766 monitoring directory `/etc` (2)
    Jan 25 06:00:25 xxx nscd: 1766 monitoring file `/etc/passwd` (1)

    any ideas ?
     
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    I've dsabled it, until the fix is released at least
     
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    cPanel version 54 is now available in the "Release" build tier, and includes the resolution referenced in my last response.

    Thank you.
     
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    I installed 54 last night, re-enabled nscd.
    The echo's have now stopped.
     
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