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Re: [suse-security] NFS - secure aternative
  • From: Armin Schöch <armin.schoech@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 07 Feb 2001 16:45:34 +0100 (NFT)
  • Message-id: <Pine.A41.4.21.0102071643030.21716-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> could someone tell me an alternative to NFS, which is safer?
> I search for an implementation authenticated not only over uid and gid.
> I think about DCE DFS, but there is'nt an implementation for linux yet.
> Have someone a hint or some experience in this case?

What about ssh with scp to copy files. If you create keys and enter
them in the ~/.ssh/authorized_keys you can copy files without password
prompt. You have a secure authentification and can copy the files
crypted and compressed (with "scp -C").


Armin Schöch at the office: Institut für Atmosphärenphysik
Ziolkowskistr. 10 / 63 Schlossstraße 6
D-18059 Rostock D-18225 Kühlungsborn
Tel. +49-(0)381-4005781 Tel. +49-(0)38293-68-102

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