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Re: PAM lockout (was: clash of civilizations)

ogrewe@wiwi.hu-berlin.de writes:

> Almost unanimously, security standards for NT boxes suggest to 
> configure an account lock after several unsuccessful login attempts. 
> Searching the web in and out didn't show me anything similar for 
> linux based systems. Is this concept too alien to linux to be 
> implemented or should I - once again - question my research 
> capabilities?

pam_tally seems to do this:


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