PAM Lab

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Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) is a suite of shared libraries that enable the local system administrator to choose how applications authenticate users. In this lab, you will learn how to remotely access a virtual machine using Secure Shell (SSH), create a user account, assign permissions and verify that PAM configuration files are present.

Time
1 hour
Difficulty
Intermediate
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Overview

Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) is a suite of shared libraries that enable the local system administrator to choose how applications authenticate users. In this lab, you will learn how to remotely access a virtual machine using Secure Shell (SSH), create a user account, assign permissions and verify that PAM configuration files are present.