For specific user, refuse sudo immediately, do not ask for password

For a specific user or list of specific users, I want to make it so they are not even asked for a password but just directly refused. Although this is after I’ve allowed them 1 specif command. so the sudoers file would look something like this(example): testuser ALL = (root) NOPASSWD:NOEXEC: /bin/ls, <REFUSE_EVERYTHING_ELSE_WITHOUT_ASKING_FOR_PASSWORD> Is this…

How to troubleshoot a log flooding issue with a monitoring agent?

I have email flooding issue with OMS agent installation a monitoring agent in Azure Log Analytics. Once the agent is installed on servers, there’s huge amount of emails being sent regarding agent processes. Logs are of the following pattern in the mails received Mail type-1: [Timestamp] [serverName] sudo: omsagent : TTY=unknown ; PWD=/; USER=root; COMMAND=/opt/microsoft/omsagent/ruby/bin/ruby…

Why is there a mysterious page redirection on localhost?

I migrated this question from https://stackoverflow.com/questions/59259672/why-is-there-a-mysterious-page-redirection-on-localhost on StackOverflow I am seeing something extremely weird that I have been seeing for days while developing a site on localhost. When I go to localhost/thesiliconvalleyjournal it immediately redirects me to localhost/pages/siliconvalleyjournal.php. Notice the absence of ‘the’. I just uninstalled XAMPP using XAMPP’s uninstall executable (uninstall.exe) and then reinstalled…