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    S/KEY support (Score: 2, Informative)
    by Anonymous on Thursday, May 31 @ 18:35:54 BST

    > OpenBSD supports one time passwords, i.e. S/KEY logins(can this be done in linux?)

    # apt-get install libpam-opie opie-client opie-server

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    Re: Why Debian is still not as secure as OpenBSD ? (Score: 3, Informative)
    by Anonymous on Thursday, May 31 @ 21:18:26 BST

    > OpenBSD uses stronger encryption than the standard unix crypt. Sure, this isn’t that important what with shadow passwords, but it still makes it more secure.

    Debian offers MD5 passwords…

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    Re: Why Debian is still not as secure as OpenBSD ? (Score: 4, Interesting)
    by Alain_Tesio on Thursday, May 31 @ 23:45:24 BST
    (User Info)

    Arguments for both sides here :

    Why Linux Will Never Be as Secure as OpenBSD

    Why OpenBSD Will Never Be as Secure as Linux

    At least for easy choices, I see no reason to

    have some services enabled by default in

    inetd.conf, and then read in the security howto

    that they should systematically be disabled.

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    Encrypted paging (Score: 0)
    by Anonymous on Saturday, February 09 @ 20:30:19 GMT

    Couldn’t you do encrypted paging in Linux
    by paging to an encrypted loopback filesystem?

    (However, I spent a few evenings trying to get
    the encrypted loopback filesystem to work with
    the 2.4.17 Linux kernel I’m running and I
    ultimately gave up, so maybe this is a bogus

    [ Reply | Parent ]

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