16.7.2. Application Access
The console user is also allowed access to certain programs with a file bearing the command name in the
One notable group of applications the console user has access to are three programs which shut off or reboot the system. These are:
Because these are PAM-aware applications, they call the
pam_console.somodule as a requirement for use.
For more information, refer to the Section 16.8.1, “Installed Documentation”.