3. Working with User Accounts

  1. Joe Kissell

Published Online: 1 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch3

Mac® Security Bible

Mac® Security Bible

How to Cite

Kissell, J. (2009) Working with User Accounts, in Mac® Security Bible, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470474198

Online ISBN: 9781118257739

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Keywords:

  • accounts;
  • Mac OS X;
  • security;
  • login security;
  • administrator access

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • How Accounts Affect Security

  • Understanding POSIX Permissions

  • Types of Accounts

  • Configuring an Account

  • Adjusting Login Options

  • Using Parental Controls

  • Using the Sudo Command

  • Using Access Control Lists

  • Summary