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Re[2]: [suse-security] MD5 passwords again
  • From: Boris Kimel <kimel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 26 Jan 2002 21:53:29 +0300
  • Message-id: <1227636750.20020126215329@xxxxxxx>
Hello Alex,

Many thanks. Still I had no time to read about the details yet.
And something tells me not to do the things I don't understand.
After reading the PAM manual I should be able to read all the
lines you sent me, and then, positively, thank you once more.


Saturday, January 26, 2002, 5:58:49 PM, you wrote:

AL> Dobry deni.

AL> make a copy of your /etc/pam.d/pop first, just in case :)

AL> then update your /etc/pam.d/pop,
AL> Replace all lines in that file with:

AL> #%PAM-1.0
AL> auth sufficient /lib/security/ likeauth nullok md5 shadow
AL> auth required /lib/security/
AL> account sufficient /lib/security/
AL> account required /lib/security/
AL> password sufficient /lib/security/ nullok use_authtok md5 shadow
AL> password required /lib/security/
AL> session required /lib/security/
AL> session required /lib/security/

AL> P.S.
AL> Make sure that
AL> #%PAM-1.0
AL> is on the first line.
AL> You can also modify the current settings if they seem too relaxed to you.
AL> For example: you can take out nullok, but make sure everything works
AL> before you start playing with different settings.

AL> Nu schastlivo. :)

Best regards,
Boris mailto:kimel@xxxxxxx

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