[Pkg-shadow-devel] Bug#511961: remove devfs entries from /etc/securetty?

Christoph Anton Mitterer christoph.anton.mitterer at physik.uni-muenchen.de
Thu Jan 15 22:27:03 UTC 2009

Package: login
Version: 1:4.1.1-6
Severity: wishlist

Just a reminder, but wouldn't it make sense to remove the devfs  
related entries from /etc/securetty not that it's gone for good? I  
mean this would also strengthen security a little bit :-)


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0
   APT prefers unstable
   APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages login depends on:
ii  libc6                         2.7-18     GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libpam-modules                1.0.1-5    Pluggable Authentication  
Modules f
ii  libpam-runtime                1.0.1-5    Runtime support for the  
PAM librar
ii  libpam0g                      1.0.1-5    Pluggable Authentication  
Modules l

login recommends no packages.

login suggests no packages.

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