The administrator account can be renamed which means the hacker needs to figure out two pieces of information : the user name and the password while there is always one root account in Linux named ...
We currently maintain several linux servers and are looking to employ sub contractors. However, we wan't to keep tabs on who does what on each server. Other then creating sudo accounts on every ...
I assume that GPG is very strong to crack, guess, etc. Since I have confidence in GPG, would it be appropriate to use my GPG key as the master key for a password manager or generator?
I am just now installing (for the first time) a shiny new Fedora 18. I set up a strong root password, installed the whole thing. Now it is asking me to create a user account and a password is ...
I've got a few boxes all networked together on Amazon EC2, each of which are in automated communication with each other via SSH (rsync, etc). As such, I've created SSH keys on each of these machines ...
I am trying to set up a PAM module that lets one add a conditional password change scheme. The intended behavior is like this: passwd do you want to change authentication token for ...