Re: Failed password for invalid user
- Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2017 11:47:38 -0500
- From: cyg Simple <cygsimple@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Failed password for invalid user
On 3/6/2017 4:22 AM, Andrey Repin wrote:
> Greetings, jesus san miguel!
>> Besides, user alias "miabuela" is working as expected. Why shouldn't
>> "administrator" alias work as well?
> That's the worst idea I've heard since morning.
It's a legacy idea to allow different users control a password to the
same uid. Not a bad idea but certainly not a secure one as needed for
today. It's still a valid idea depending on what the uid is used for.
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