Bug#125731: ITP: slidentd -- A secure minimal identd replacement
Version: N/A; reported 2001-12-18
* Package name : slidentd
Version : 0.0.11 (Currently, will change before the package
will be uploaded)
Upstream Author : Sean Hunter <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* URL : http://www.uncarved.com/slidentd/slidentd.html
* License : GPL
Description : A secure minimal identd replacement
slidentd is a minimal ident (RFC1413) daemon. It is similar in purpose
to pidentd, which is installed with most linux systems, however its
design goals are somewhat different. The process used in slidentd is
that the daemon returns an obscure cookie, while logging the real data.
This means that the sysadmin can follow up requests from remote sites by
grepping through the logs for the cookie.
-- System Information
Debian Release: 3.0
Kernel: Linux salem.getuid.de 2.4.17-pre8 #1 Mon Dec 10 23:09:50 CET 2001 i586
Locale: LANG=POSIX, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro
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