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USBAuth

http://usbauth.sf.net
USBauth is a module for PAM allowing end-users to locally authenticate via USB storage devices. USBAuth currently supports user-dependent authentication via password-hashing as well as one-time-password mechanisms, which make the verification process via USB-dongles much more secure. In addition, USBAuth comes with USB device serial checking support, so attackers won't be able to grab and copy your device easily (if this is the case, the device will be rejected). Moreover, USBAuth doesn't rely on USB libraries and device mounting so it may also be used at boot time for authentication.

Documentation

Quickstart Guide at http://usbauth.delta-xi.net/doku.php?id=quickstart


Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 0.2(REV15) (stable)
released on 1 April 2007

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterTed Teah14 May 2007



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email esonn@gmx.net" Erik Sonnleitner Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking Homepage http://usbauth.delta-xi.net/doku.php?id=bugreporting


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite OpenSSL
Required to use PAM
Required to build GCC
Required to build Make

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 May 2007.



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