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Pluggable Authentication Modules [electronic resource] : the definitive guide to PAM for Linux sysadmins and C developers : a comprehensive and practical guide to PAM for Linux : how modules work and how to implement them / Kenneth Geisshirt ; reviewers, Ralf Hildebrandt, Huang Zhen ; technical editor, Mithil Kulkarni.

By: Geisshirt, Kenneth.
Contributor(s): Hildebrandt, Ralf [] | Zhen, Huang [] | Kulkarni, Mithil [].
Material type: TextTextSeries: From technologies to solutions: Publisher: Birmingham, U.K. : Packt Pub., 2007Description: 1 online resource.ISBN: 9781847190222 (electronic bk.); 1847190227 (electronic bk.); 1904811329; 9781904811329.Subject(s): Computer security -- Software | Computer networks -- Security measures -- Software | Linux | COMPUTERS -- Internet -- Security | COMPUTERS -- Networking -- Security | COMPUTERS -- Security -- General | Linux | Computer security / Software | Computer networks / Security measures / Software | Computer security / Software | Computer networks / Security measures / SoftwareGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Pluggable authentication modules.DDC classification: 005.8 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: "First this book explains how Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) simplify and standardize authentication in Linux. It shows in detail how PAM works and how it is configured. Then 11 common modules used across UNIX/Linux distributions are examined and explained, including all their parameters. Installation of third-party modules is discussed, and the development of new modules and PAM-aware applications is outlined"--Resource description p.
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"First this book explains how Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) simplify and standardize authentication in Linux. It shows in detail how PAM works and how it is configured. Then 11 common modules used across UNIX/Linux distributions are examined and explained, including all their parameters. Installation of third-party modules is discussed, and the development of new modules and PAM-aware applications is outlined"--Resource description p.

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Pluggable Authentication Modules by Geisshirt, Kenneth. ©2007
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