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From Brian Tao <>
Subject Re: secure transfer using skey
Date Sat, 02 Sep 1995 06:33:28 GMT
On Fri, 1 Sep 1995, Aram W. Mirzadeh wrote:
> There is only one problem with skey.  Some OS's can't use it... just 
> as Linux.  skey requires crypt which linux does not contain, and can't
> because it's a international product.  

    There must be an S/Key product available for Linux, even if only
within U.S./Canada.  FreeBSD is also as "international" as Linux, but
S/Key, Kerberos, DES crypt(), etc. are available for it.  What does
Linux use for password hashing?  DES or MD5?
Brian ("Though this be madness, yet there is method in't") Tao <-- work ........ play -->

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