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Re: accessing shared drives when logged in via ssh
- From: Scott Evans <gse at antisleep dot com>
- To: David Rothenberger <d dot roth at verizon dot net>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2002 11:45:58 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: accessing shared drives when logged in via ssh
> This is really a good thing. Basically, the sshd daemon can not switch
> user contexts within the domain without a password. If that weren't the
> case, a user with only local Admin rights could use ssh to become _any
> user_ in the domain without ever providing a password for that user!
I guess this is where things get a little funny -- Windows has a "domain
administrator" while unix only has root on individual machines.
In my case, I'm running on a workgroup and the shares on other machines
are shared to *everyone*. So it seems like I should indeed be able to get
to them, regardless of who I am.
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