newbie vserver/auth question.
solar at openwall.com
Tue Mar 29 05:39:09 PST 2005
On Tue, Mar 29, 2005 at 06:29:08AM +0200, Japie wrote:
> But how about the auth system, does pam add an extra security level or
> will it only add an extra "burden" for the admin?
PAM is just a framework. It can be used to improve security or to
make it easier to manage a system, or it can be just extra burden.
It all depends on how you use it.
You can see how we're using PAM to improve the security of Owl here:
To answer your precise question, PAM does not "add an extra security
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