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sudo

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Bug allows for use of 'sudo' in OS X without a password

A small workaround exists in OS X for the use of the "sudo" command requiring authentication after 10 minutes of nonuse.

By Aug. 30, 2013

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Adjust the sudo time-out behavior in OS X

If you use the sudo command often to make changes to your system, you can adjust when it requires you to enter your password.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Sudo security leak; sudo update fixes it

Sudo security leak; sudo update fixes it

By May. 1, 2001

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Panther authentication/security issues: sudo/sleep; Finder authentication

Panther authentication/security issues: sudo/sleep; Finder authentication

By Nov. 26, 2003

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OS X Odds & Ends: iTunes crash; GroupWise/10.1 conflict?; sudo; 10.1.1 coming?

OS X Odds & Ends: iTunes crash; GroupWise/10.1 conflict?; sudo; 10.1.1 coming?

By Oct. 24, 2001

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How to run both Chrome OS and Ubuntu on a Chromebook

Google's low-cost computers are capable of doing more than you think. Here's how you can transform a Chromebook into a full-blown Linux laptop.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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How to re-enable Apple's Web plugin after updating Java

If you still need Java 6 for Web applets after installing Apple's latest updates, there is a way to restore it and override Apple's preference for the use of Oracle's Java 7.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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Speed up the shutdown process in OS X

A quick adjustment of the timeout values for key processes can greatly speed up otherwise laggy shutdowns in OS X.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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How to save to hidden directories in OS X

Accessing a hidden folder from within an application may be tricky, but can be overcome using a simple Finder trick.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Manage grayed-out 'Move to Trash' option in OS X

You can fix the inability to move files to the OS X trash by adjusting file permissions settings.

By Mar. 3, 2014