Prevent uid sharing or hot to allow use uid only once

Sergio Belkin sebelk at
Fri Jun 5 21:02:28 CEST 2009

2009/6/5  <A.L.M.Buxey at>:
> Hi,
>> What I meant if that employee John pass his coworker Joe their
>> credentials, both user and password, well that could not be so
>> terrible. Now, let's suppose then that your company organize an event
>> an come 100 people, they want to use wireless network, so John comes
>> and has the "great" idea of passing their credentials to attendants,
>> so you have more than 100 people using the same uid and password at
>> once...
> simultaneous-use - only allow one instance of the user/pass
> to be online at a time.

Should I enable accouning for that?

> sure, another person might be on instead of John...but then
> John wont be able to get online...He'd very quickly be miffed
> that he'd lost his access due to someone else using his credentials
> alan
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