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Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2001 17:23:07 -0700 (MST) From: <email@example.com> To: James Craig <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> We are looking for a way to authenticate machines such that when
> a machine asks for an NFS mount, the server can trust it is that
> machine. I believe NIS+ can provide this, but how about kerberos,
> or DES? How would one set this up in a Solaris 8 environment?
IPSEC is another way to do this, you can do auth via passwords, X.509,
PGP, etc. Only allow NFS via the IPSEC, if the client authenticates to
IPSEC properly, voila.
> jim crag