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Re: Security trough paranoia

>>>>> "Matt" == Matt Zimmerman <mdz@debian.org> writes:

    Matt> Is there any (currently implemented) way to switch from
    Matt> crypt to md5, supporting crypt passwords already in the
    Matt> database, but adding new passwords using md5?  This would
    Matt> allow administrators to make a smooth transition.

I believe that is the only way supported.

ie. either password can be read from the file, but by default only
crypt is written. This default can be changed by editing the PAM
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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