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How to Create a New User (CentOS 7)

Typically when you get your server (Cloud or Dedicated server) you’ll have access to the root user with no other additional users added to the server. Although the root user does not have any restrictions which allows you to fully manage your server, this can also be a liability from a security standpoint. Also, you…

How to Create a New User (Ubuntu)

By default a new server (Cloud or Dedicated) will come with with the root user and no additional users. Although the root user does not have any restrictions which allows you to fully manage your server, this can also be a liability from a security standpoint. Using a few simple commands you can add a…