Reply to post: How worse than Single User Mode?

Pro tip: You can log into macOS High Sierra as root with no password

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How worse than Single User Mode?

I'm no fanboi, but usually physical access is enough to set the root password on *nix. Root passwords get forgotten like other passwords, after all.

Is it exploitable over a remote desktop connection? That would be worse.

It does raise serious questions about basic quality control, nevertheless.

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