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PAM Module for MySQL

After a two and half year span since their last release, The PAM MySQL team has announced the latest version of pam-mysql, a PAM module that handles authentication and session management against a MySQL database. There are lots of changes and new features include: Total tidy-up for security. Unix-domain socket / non-default port support. Non-cryptish and portable MD5 hash support (requires either OpenSSL or Cyrus-SASL1/2). Autogenerated spec file for RPM build. Support for account management / authentication token alteration. Grab the file from SourceForge.

After a two and half year span since their last release, The PAM MySQL team has announced the latest version of pam-mysql, a PAM module that handles authentication and session management against a MySQL database.

There are lots of changes and new features include:

  • Total tidy-up for security.
  • Unix-domain socket / non-default port support.
  • Non-cryptish and portable MD5 hash support (requires either OpenSSL or Cyrus-SASL1/2).
  • Autogenerated spec file for RPM build.
  • Support for account management / authentication token alteration.

Grab the file from SourceForge.

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