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Bug#603848: [Squeeze Beta1] Successful installation - but one security question



Hello,

I forgot to include the installation logfiles - I will sent them in 
separate mail to the bugreport.


Holger



Christian PERRIER <bubulle@debian.org> wrote:
> > I have one security related question:
> > I selected, that the root account should be deactivated, and the first
> > regular user receives administrative rights via sudo.
> > This works so far.
> > But if I start the machine via the "recovery mode" entry in the grub
> > menu (runlevel 1), I get a root (!) shell without beeing asked for 
> > any password!!!
> > ("sulogin: root account is locked, starting shell")
> 
> 
> I don't really see what else could be done...
> 
> Anyway, this is the intended behaviour of sulogin(8).


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