Subject: Re: Typo (?) in /etc/pam.d/telnetd
To: Tomofumi Hayashi <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 05/18/2006 22:19:10
On Oct 9,  6:27am, Tomofumi Hayashi wrote:
} In /etc/pam.d/telnetd (in NetBSD-3), there is a sentence 
} "... using a built-in authenticator such as SRA." 
}                                             ~~~
} I think SRA is misspelled (may be correct because I don't know 
} about PAM and security terms).
} SRA is typo and RSA may be correct, isn't it?

     No, SRA is correct.  RSA is a type of encryption.  SRA is a secure
authentication method.

}-- End of excerpt from Tomofumi Hayashi