4.5 Ensure mariadb is Not Started With 'skip-grant-tables'

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This option causes mariadbd to start without using the privilege system.


If this option is used, all clients of the affected server will have unrestricted access to all databases.


Perform the following to establish the recommended state:

Open the MariaDB configuration (e.g., mariadb.cnf) file and set:

skip-grant-tables = FALSE

If there are any occurrences of skip_grant_tables, also set that to FALSE or remove it.

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