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From Laurent Blume <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Security of using /etc/passwd
Date Thu, 13 Nov 2003 19:10:38 GMT
Michael Scott wrote:
> One other thing (sorry if this was mentioned earlier).  Most Linux/Unix systems
> today store the passwords in /etc/shadow which is only readable by root.

Yes, "most". Don't ask, I'm not responsible for that either, and I don't 
approve of it *sigh*


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