mysql_secure_installation - Man Page

improve MariaDB installation security




This program enables you to improve the security of your MariaDB installation in the following ways:

mysql_secure_installation can be invoked without arguments:

shell> mysql_secure_installation

The script will prompt you to determine which actions to perform.

mysql_secure_installation accepts some options:

Other unrecognized options will be passed on to the server.

See Also

For more information, please refer to the MariaDB Knowledge Base, available online at


MariaDB Foundation (

Referenced By

The man page mariadb-secure-installation(1) is an alias of mysql_secure_installation(1).

27 June 2019 MariaDB 10.5 MariaDB Database System