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Old 01-26-2003, 02:24 AM   #1
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libnss-mysql (Store your UNIX user accounts in MySQL)

What do you think of libnss-mysql from a security point of view ?

I personally think that even on a properly secured MySQL server this could be a potential security hole ...


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