Linux Permissions

Sticky Bit, SUID and SGID in Linux with Examples

In this article, we explain special permissions that work on files and directories named as Sticky bit, SUID and SGID. The sticky bit works on directories only. If a user wants to create or delete a file/directory in some directory, [...]

Raghu 2:00 am

How to Change Permissions in Linux

The Linux security starts with file permissions. On a very basic level, file and directory permissions play a vital role in the security of a system. When you create a file or directory on Linux systems, it comes with default [...]

Raghu 9:01 am

Understanding Linux File Permissions for Beginners

linux file permissions

In Linux operating system, everything is organized in the form of files and directories. By setting permissions on files and directories, one can make sure that only authorized users are allowed to access a specific data. Each file in Linux [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 11:10 pm