authenticate via etc/shadow intead of users
A.L.M.Buxey at lboro.ac.uk
Mon Mar 21 23:36:14 CET 2011
> Thanks Alan, what I am actually trying to achieve is to authenticate users
> against our Linux /etc/shadow or /etc/password/ files. I don't want to use
> the USERS file as it stores passwords in clear text which is what we're
> trying to avoid.
it CAN store the passwords in clear text - it can also have them encrypted eg SHA1
(man rlm_pap) - but it depends what type of authentication you want to use.
you can also store in NThash format (which will give you better compatibility)
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