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Re: Appropriateness of autologin

On Wed, 2004-03-10 at 11:20, Dominique Devriese wrote:
> Ron Johnson writes:
> > On Wed, 2004-03-10 at 11:00, Dominique Devriese wrote:
> >> Ron Johnson writes:
> >> > Should passwordless logins even be allowed?
> >>
> >> It's the admin who decides about them, so I don't see a problem.
> > An analogy: Should a Windows Admin be able to decide whether
> > programs should be able to run within MS Outlook?  Sure it's
> > conventient, but it's a *huge* security hole.
> Please don't start a flamewar on this.  An admin can enable
> passwordless logins in countless other ways already, and this is not
> going to change, trust me.

Starting a flame war was/is not my intention, and the thread won't
devolve into one on my account.

Ron Johnson, Jr. ron.l.johnson@cox.net
Jefferson, LA USA

"'Reckless discharge of a gun', that's what the officers are
Bubba hollered, 'Reckless, hell!!! I hit just where I was
Mark Chesnutt, "Bubba Shot The Jukebox"

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