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1. Red Hat
Dear All ,
I have configured password history in the Linux Server.
Below is the PAM.d system-auth configuration file.
# This file is auto-generated.
# User changes will be destroyed the next time authconfig is run.
auth required pam_env.so
auth required ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jegaraman
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need some direction on creating shell script for following environment:
We have about 20 people in the team working as Oracle DBA's (sysdba's and appdba's). Total Servers which is a mix of Unix and Linux are 200. We do not have Root user access on any of the servers and... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sha2402
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I've been using various versions of UNIX and Linux since 1993, and I've never run across one that showed your password as you type it in when you log in, or one that stored passwords in plain text rather than encrypted. I'm writing a script for work for a security audit, and two of the... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anne Neville
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
now I face a problem. I have developed an application, and when it starts, it shall check if an application has been installed on the running linux/unix. If result is positive, i do something with the application command.
just as an example: I want to check if sshd has been... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sk1418
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have an AIX 5.3 system. I want to check users to see whether there are users with blank passwords but i would prefer to do that without checking /etc/passwd or /etc/security/passwd files.
Also while i was searching the web for a solution i noticed that many people refer to /etc/shadow... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: omonoiatis9
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please can someone tell me how can i check if my filesystem is raw on unix/linux ?
Is there some file to check or something like that to be sure ?
when i do :
$ ls -l /dev/rdisk
i get among other things , this also(there resides are oracle related files) :
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tonijel
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How the unix is maintaining the password ?
How it does the encryption and how the passwords are stored in the system and where it is stored ?
How it is better when compared to other OS ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nagalenoj
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
The local policy is set in our LAN so that passwords have to be 8 characters and contain a capital letter, a small letter and a special character. Is Unix able to restrict users passwords to certain lengths and characters. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wmosley2
I have SunOs 5.8. I need to change password using a unix shell script. I have tried to pipe the passwords to the passwd command but does not work. Pls provide a script to change passwds of a list of users using a shell script.
( I have also tried crypt() but did not work)
The flow of the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tofani