Re: SSH ignores locked accounts
From: Darren Tucker (dtucker_at_dodgy.net.au)
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 11:04:18 GMT
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
UnixFan <email@example.com> wrote:
>> [about sshd honouring locked accounts]
>By default, without specific configuration, such as putting public key
>into .ssh/authorized_keys file, the account is locked. And when the
>account's password is invalid, only system administrator will be able
>to make the necessary configuration for the account to be able to log
>on through ssh.
True, for a new account. What if the account has previously been active
and is then locked?
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