Geoff Carman explains Pluggable Authentication Modules. Learn how to configure them, and how to troubleshoot them when things go awry.
June 11, 2009 2:06 pm7,976 views
August 28, 2008 3:13 pm2,212 views
pdb_nds is a back-end LDAP authentication method for Samba server. This back-end module provides authentication to the users to the Novell eDirectory™ server (NDS).
April 22, 2008 5:27 pm5,062 views
Looking for a way to provide a standard across all your SLES 10 servers to use the same eDirectory authentication for local access? In this article, we will successfully configure LUM on a “non-OES2”, SLES 10 server to allow users in your eDirectory LUM-enabled group to authenticate to this server without creating local accounts, using their eDirectory ID’s and passwords.
April 10, 2008 7:31 am5,348 views
Ever wonder how to enable domain logins for Samba shares and Apache websites without the lengthy Kerberos setup or allowing anyone to login to the server? Not only is this possible, but is easily done with only 1 open source third party module needed.
February 15, 2008 11:10 am3,797 views
February 12, 2008 5:46 am3,709 views
In this article we are going to look at setting up a USB device to perform authentication using the pam_usb PAM module. pam_usb provides authentication for Linux using standard USB devices and other type of media i.e. (SD, MMC, etc).
February 5, 2008 8:23 pm6,370 views
January 25, 2008 5:08 pm3,674 views
Implementing boot.crypter for USB token/password authentication of encrypted hard drives and swap space
In some cases, physical security cannot always be secured. Using LUKS for disk encryption and the tool, boot.crypter, you can safely and securely encrypt data using USB tokens or a password.
December 5, 2007 2:50 pm4,273 views