[GLLUG] proftd and PAM
Mon, 29 Jul 2002 12:53:33 +0000
>From what I understand, given the contents of /etc/passwords, it is possible
for an individual to use this information, along with crypt and a dictionary
or a brute force attempt to figure out what are your passwords.
Does PAM provide us with greater security (does it still use /etc/passwords
or shadow passwords, and is it easy to configure with most software that
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