User and Group Management

This course is your introduction to user and group management.

3 videos  //  17 minutes of training

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Course description

This course covers basic Linux Administrator tasks. We’ll write a Bash script that expedites adding users to a local system, managing those users and enforcing password guidelines as well.

Course syllabus

User and Group Management, Part 1Duration: 7:23

This video covers automating the creation of new users.

User and Group Management, Part 2Duration: 5:28

This video covers creating a new user and debugging.

User and Group Management, Part 3Duration: 3:42

This video covers creating a new user with forced password change.

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Chris Bingham

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Chris Bingham is an autodidact, life-long learner, ethical hacker and founder of two cybersecurity organizations: InfoSec GSO and BSides Triad. Along with his colleagues, he leads hands-on offensive security style workshops and training. His experience and skills range from Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems to buffer overflow development, Burp Suite, and hacking Windows Domain Controller and Active Directory.
Chris hopes you enjoy taking his courses as much as he enjoyed making them.

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