Re: root login
From: Lars G. Sander (email@example.com)
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From: "Lars G. Sander" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: André Valente - involved <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2002 22:18:39 +0100
a root login is _always_ insecure. There is no grey margin. The only question
is: When will it break? Never ever do root logins.
On Monday 02 December 2002 19:46, André Valente - involved wrote:
> Remember when I asked for something to allow root login from some hosts and
> deny from others? well.. I think i found out something and I would like you
> to tell me if this is really secure and if it works.
> Has i have only 4 users (root + 3), I did it with:
> AllowUsers root@host1 root@host2 root@host3 user1@* user2@* user3@*
> Thanks to everybody who helped,
> André Valente
> (involved@ irc.ptnet.org)
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