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The Photon operating system must create a home directory for all new local interactive user accounts.
If local interactive users are not assigned a valid home directory, there is no place for the storage and control of files they should own.
VMware vSphere 8.0 vCenter Appliance Photon OS 4.0 Security Technical Implementation Guide
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At the command line, run the following command to verify a home directory is created for all new user accounts:
# grep '^CREATE_HOME' /etc/login.defs
If the "CREATE_HOME" option is not set to "yes", is missing or commented out, this is a finding.
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