I believe this is incorrect.The authentication protocols are still used (thus the need for the xorg-x11-xauth package on CentOS).This is not the same as xhost + which should never be used.Both -X and -Y require read access to the ~/.Xauthority file..
What are the plans for the CentOS repos with respect to authentication and https everywhere?At the moment it is a trivial exercise to perform a MTM attack during a yum update ..
I am running CentOS 6.5 on a desktop. I have run it for a couple of years with few problems. Lately I have been getting a request for authentication popup that says something wants to upload..
Im setting up Samba to authenticate against an LDAP Server. I have the basic setup running but authentication fails. Im 95% sure that the LDAPconfig is still wrong but the guy Im setting this up for doesnt really come up with the proper info.I have ..
Does anyone here use a Samba4 setup for single sign-on for MS_Win workstations and CentOS-6 boxes? Does anyone here use it for imap and/or SMTPauthentication? We are experimenting with replacing our existing Microsoft domain controllers with Samba4 ba..
CentOS 6.4.Weve got a subversion repo on a server. Currently, its set to use krb5. Trouble is, the krb5.conf is set up to use pcscd authentication (using PIVcards). Whether anything else on the server needs it, it appears that when people issue cert..
How to get postfix working on CentOS 6 and Comcast. Recently, theyve changed their policies regards email relay and require authentication even to send email. (they no longer use IP address ranges, presumably in an attempt to curb outgoing SPAM)I di..